William Ewart Gladstone (1809- 98).
He started his parliamentary career as Junior Lord of the Treasury.
Under secretary for the Colonies.
Vice-president and later president of the board of trade.
Chancellor of the Exchequer.
4 times Prime-minister.
Cdv by Alex Bassano, London. From ca 1880.
Size ca 2 1/4 x 3 5/8 inches (photo) and 2 1/2 x 4 inches (mount).
Condition is very good with some tiny white specks.
Original is a bit darker and brown/sepia toned.
Price € 27.50