William Bromley Davenport Original Vanity Fair Print

£16.00

Lieutenant Colonel of the Staffordshire Yeomanry Cavalry

caption - Clever

caption – Clever

 

Description

William Bromley Davenport Original Vanity Fair Print

Original Vanity Fair Print Lithograph with the caption at the bottom of the print: Clever

Published: 12-May-1877 Signed by: SPY, Leslie Ward . Dimensions approximately 26cm x 38cm.

Lieutenant Colonel of the Staffordshire Yeomanry Cavalry. He collapsed and died of a heart attack while seeking to quell disturbances in Lichfield caused by members of his Staffordshire Yeomanry Cavalry. They were on a training week under his command but indulged in riotous behaviour, including storming the stage in a performance of Gilbert and Sullivan’s Princess Ida and blackening the face on the statue of Samuel Johnson

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