Francis Wingate

Via Flickr:Original Vanity Fair Print, otherwise known as a Spy Print after the most renowned artist of the genre, Leslie Ward.

This one is dated 9th September 1897 with the caption In the Mahdi’s Camp

The subject is Colonel Francis Reginald Wingate C.B. famous soldier of the Victorian Era

The artist signed SPY was Leslie Ward.

At www.theakstonthomas.co.uk

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