'Head Quarters: Brooks's, 18th July 1785 You are to attack the the Enemy's Propositions at six o'clock this Evening'

1 portrait of Edward Smith Stanley, 12th Earl of Derby

'Head Quarters: Brooks's, 18th July 1785 You are to attack the the Enemy's Propositions at six o'clock this Evening', by James Sayers, published by  Thomas Cornell, published 22 July 1785 - NPG D5875 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

'Head Quarters: Brooks's, 18th July 1785 You are to attack the the Enemy's Propositions at six o'clock this Evening'

by James Sayers, published by Thomas Cornell
etching, published 22 July 1785
7 1/2 in. x 5 3/8 in. (189 mm x 138 mm) plate size; 11 in. x 8 1/8 in. (280 mm x 205 mm) paper size
acquired Martin Collection, 1861
Reference Collection
NPG D5875


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  • Thomas Cornell (active 1780-1792). Artist associated with 59 portraits.
  • James Sayers (1748-1823), Artist. Artist associated with 188 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.

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