Admiral John MacDonald Vanity Fair Print

£18.00

Chief of the Clan Macdonald of Clanranald

caption at the bottom of the print: Rim

caption at the bottom of the print: Rim

 

Description

Admiral John MacDonald Vanity Fair Print

Original Vanity Fair Print Lithograph of Vice-Admiral Sir Reginald John MacDonald K.C.S.I.  with the caption at the bottom of the print: Rim

Macdonald joined the Royal Navy in 1833. He served in the Eighth Xhosa War as Commander of HMS Ferret. Promoted to Captain in 1854, he commanded HMS Hogue, HMS Arethusa and then HMS Bellerophon. He was appointed Second-in-Command of the Channel Fleet in 1872 and from 1873 he became the 21st Chief of the Clan Macdonald of Clanranald. He was made Commander-in-Chief, East Indies Station in 1875 and Commander-in-Chief, The Nore in 1879. He retired in 1884.

Published: 07-Feb-1880 Signed by: SPY, Leslie Ward .

Dimensions approximately 26cm x 38cm. Free postage to mainland UK. Overseas buyers please contact us to agree shipping. Note that these lithograph prints are all in excess of 100 years old. There may be minor imperfections commensurate with age. Please do not hesitate to ask questions about shipping or condition.

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