Historical Portraits Picture Archive

Portrait of Admiral Samuel Viscount Hood (1724-1816), c.1785 

 English School 

Portrait of Admiral Samuel Viscount Hood (1724-1816), c.1785,  English School
Zoom
Pastel
18th Century
 
To view portraits currently for sale at Philip Mould & Co, please go to www.philipmould.com.


One of the true heroes of the British Navy in the second half of the eighteenth century, the courageous, prolific and unfailingly capable Lord Hood was described by Lord Nelson as ''the greatest sea officer I ever knew.''
Philip Mould Ltd, 18-19 Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 5LU.Copyright Philip Mould Ltd.