Ape [Carlo Pellegrini]. Sir John George Shaw-Lefevre KCB. "La Reyne Le Veult."
Original lithograph from the 'Vanity Fair' series, published July 1, 1871. 400 x 270 mm.
Sir John George Shaw-Lefevre KCB (24 January 1797 – 20 August 1879) was a British barrister, Whig politician and civil servant.
Shaw-Lefevre was the son of Charles Shaw-Lefevre by his wife Helen, daughter of John Lefevre. Charles Shaw-Lefevre, 1st Viscount Eversley, was his elder brother. He was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, where he was Senior Wrangler in 1818, and was called to the Bar, Inner Temple. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1820.