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John Sholto Douglas, 9th Marquess of Queensberry (1844-1900), Patron of boxing

Sitter in 2 portraits
Patron of boxing; the Queensberry rules governing the sport of boxing were drawn up under his supervision, 1867; succeeded his father as Marquess, 1858; sat as representative peer for Scotland, 1872-80.

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John Sholto Douglas, 9th Marquess of Queensberry ('Statesmen. No. 261. "a good light weight."')

by Sir Leslie Ward
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 10 November 1877
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