George Augustus Eliott, 1st Baron Heathfield(1717-1790), General; defender of Gibraltar
Sitter in 16 portraits
The army officer George Eliott served with distinction during the Seven Years War. He fought in a series of battles in Germany between 1759 and 1761 before participating in the capture of Havana, Cuba in 1762. Eliott later served as the Governor of Gibraltar and was renowned for withstanding a sustained assault by French and Spanish forces during the Siege of Gibraltar from 1779 to 1783.
by Ferdinando Gergori, after George Frederic Koehler
published by Samuel William Fores
by Richard Earlom, published by John Boydell, published by Josiah Boydell, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
by James Gillray, published by Samuel William Fores
by John Beugo, published by H. Murray, and published by Thomas Holloway, after George Frederic Koehler
by William Bond, published by T. Cadell & W. Davies, after George Francis Joseph, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
by John Henry Robinson, published by Harding & Lepard, after William Derby, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
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