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    Sale 5437

    British Mezzotints and Printed Handkerchiefs from the Collection of the Honourable Christopher Lennox-Boyd

    12 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 147

    THE IMMORTAL NELSON, HE COULD NOT DIE A NOBLER DEATH THAN IN HIS COUNTRY'S CAUSE

    Price Realised  

    THE IMMORTAL NELSON, HE COULD NOT DIE A NOBLER DEATH THAN IN HIS COUNTRY'S CAUSE
    the yellow cotton printed in brown with a central vignette of a young sailor waiving a flag on which is written England Expects that Every Man Will do His Duty, with the fleet behind him, with a border of acorns, roses, shamrocks and thistles--34in. x 32in. (86cm. x 81cm.)


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