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Portrait Bust of Frederick Augustus, Duke of York and Albany (1763 - 1827) 1810c.

 Guion 

Portrait Bust of Frederick Augustus, Duke of York and Albany (1763 - 1827),  Guion
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Wax
19th Century
 
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This small wax bust, perhaps intended as a desk ornament depicts the second son of King George III, who devoted himself to a career as a soldier. In addition to founding the Royal Military Academy Sandhurts he introduced wide-reaching reforms which laid the foundation for a modern army.
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