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George Keith, 10th Earl Marischal (1693?-1778), Jacobite soldier

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A Jacobite soldier, who commanded cavalry at Sheriffmuir in 1715, and led the abortive Spanish Jacobite expedition to Scotland in 1719. He lived in exile in Spain and later in Prussia. His appointment by his friend Frederick the Great as Prussian ambassador at Paris caused ill-feeling in England.

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George Keith, 10th Earl Marischal

attributed to Placido Costanzi
oil on copper, circa 1733
NPG 552