Edward Geoffrey Smith Stanley (1799-1869), 14th Earl of Derby also known as
British stateman who became Prime minister three times.
Under his rule the British East India Company came to an end and India came
under direct British control.
Cdv by Mayall, London. 1861 or slightly later (dated feb 14th 1861 in the negative).
Size ca 2 1/4 x 3,5 (photo) and 2,5 x 3 15/16 inches (mount).
Condition is near excellent with a few tiny period retouches at top.
Original is a bit darker toned.
Price € 27.50