• Created Date
  • 1750-1920
  • Description
  • Three-quarter seated portrait of a man in a fur-lined robe with embroidered crest and hat with white beard and long hair. Text: "Hist Most Late Excellent Majesty King George the Third." At age 82 in the 60th year of his reign. From note by Nelson Coon: "Much to be found in Encyclopedia Brittannica. Only mention as to blindness is the last paragraph: 'The remaining nine years (after the death of his favorite daughter Amelia) were in passes in i... more
    Three-quarter seated portrait of a man in a fur-lined robe with embroidered crest and hat with white beard and long hair. Text: "Hist Most Late Excellent Majesty King George the Third." At age 82 in the 60th year of his reign. From note by Nelson Coon: "Much to be found in Encyclopedia Brittannica. Only mention as to blindness is the last paragraph: 'The remaining nine years (after the death of his favorite daughter Amelia) were in passes in insanity and blindness. He died January 29, 1820. less
  • Format
  • Prints
    Portraits
  • Rights
  • Samuel P. Hayes Research Library, Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, MA. Contact host institution for more information.