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C.J. Brand, Esq., LL.D., Speaker of the House of Assembly, 1860

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059F/5

Scope and Contents

A seated half length portrait of Sir Cristoffel Joseph Brand (1797-1875) dressed in judges robes and wig. Born in Simonstown, Brand was admitted to the Cape Bar in 1821. Brand served as the first Speaker in the Cape Parliament from 1854-1874 and was a noted advocate and journalist.


  • Creation: 1860


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1 photographic print(s)


81 x 104 mm.

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