5 April 2001
TWO BRONZED PLASTER BUSTS
Workshop of Thomas Campbell (1790-1858), second quarter 19th Century
One depicting Earl Grey, inscribed 'EARL GREY THOS. CAMPBELL FECIT. 1827', the other depicting the Hon. Sir Henry Grey, inscribed 'HON. SIR HENRY GREY. THO. CAMPBELL FECIT 1831', each on a turned pinched socle
Earl Grey: 26 in. (66 cm.) high; Sir Henry Grey: 27 in. (68.5 cm.) high (2)
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Samuel Whitbread II of Southill (d. 1815) married Elizabeth, daughter of Charles, 1st Earl Grey in 1788.
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