Edmund Burke (1729-1797) on engraving from the 1800s. Anglo-Irish statesman, author, orator, political theorist and philosopher. Mostly remembered for his opposition to the French Revolution. Leading figure within the conservative faction of the Whig party. Engraved by C.E. Wagstaff from a picture after J.Reynolds and published in London by Charles Knight, Ludgate Street & Pall Mall East.
Photo Taken On: January 29th, 2010