ANSON, Admiral George. 18624

£275

Description

Original Signature ‘Anson’, as a Lord Justice, also signed by Archibald Campbell, Duke of Argyll, William 4th Earl of Rochford, Thomas Robinson 1st Baron Srantham, and Lionel Sackville, 1st Duke of Dorset. Piece 5 x 7 inches, cut from a Lord Justices document. Undated. An uncommon naval signature. George Anson (1697-1762) circumnavigated the world (1740-44). He was First Lord of the Admiralty 1751-56 and 1757-62.