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Boer War officers: drawings by Inglis Sheldon-Williams, 1900


7 Portraits in set

These portraits of senior British officers are by the journalist-illustrator Inglis Sheldon-Williams. They were signed by the sitters on Lord Roberts's final day as Commander-in-Chief in South Africa. Believing that the war was over, he handed command to Lord Kitchener and returned to Britain in triumph.

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