Governor of Canada John Campbell Vanity Fair Print

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Marquess of Lorne

John Campbell

John Campbell

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Governor of Canada John Campbell Vanity Fair Print 1870

John George Edward Henry Douglas Sutherland Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll, KG, KT, GCMG, GCVO, VD, PC (6 August 1845 – 2 May 1914), usually better known by the courtesy title Marquess of Lorne, by which he was known between 1847 and 1900, was a British nobleman and was the fourth Governor General of Canada from 1878 to 1883. He is now remembered primarily for the place names bestowed on Canadian geography in honour of his wife and for his metrical paraphrase of Psalm 121, “Unto the hills around do I lift up”.

Original Lithograph with the caption at the bottom of the print: If Everywhere As in Love, a great destiny awaits him.

Published: 19-Nov-1870 Signed by: APE, Carlo Pellegrini . Dimensions approximately 23cm x 35cm.

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