Frederick Ponsonby, 3rd Earl of Bessborough (1758 - 1844)
RA Collection: People and Organisations
Landowner, politician, amateur watercolor-painter. Known as Viscount Duncannon until 1793; in 1793 inherited the earldom from his father, William, the second earl (1704-93). In 1793 married Lady Henrietta Spencer (1761-1821).
Born: 24 January 1758
Died: 3 February 1844
Paul Sandby RA
The virtuosi's museum : containing select views, in England, Scotland and Ireland / drawn by P. Sandby. - London: 1778[-81]
Select Views In Great Britain, Engrav'd by S. Middiman, From Pictures and Drawings by the most eminent Artists. With Descriptions. - - London: (1784-1813)