Jazmin Velasco

Grand Old Duke of York


Frederick Augustus Hanover, that Grand Old Duke of York who had ten thousand men. The nursery rhyme commemorates his disastrous record on the battlefield.  Though he was a bad field commander, he was a competent organiser who raised the professional level of the army and founded Sandhurst College.

Porcelain Regency figurines. Dimensions approx: 17x17x12cm

Jazmin is a member of the Society of Wood Engravers and the Crafts Council, also a teacher at the International Summer School Bild-Werk Frauenau. Her prints have been selected several times for Summer Exhibition in the Royal Academy of Arts. Her work is in galleries around the UK