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George III as Friar Bacon
George III as Friar Bacon
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George III as Friar Bacon
"A peep into Friar Bacon's study"; showing George III as Friar Bacon pointing with wands to the visions he has evoked which are in circles showing the Constitution at different periods.This is an anti William Pitt satire.
1784
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Rowlandson, Thomas (1756-1827)
Rowlandson, Thomas (1756-1827)
Humphrey, William
Charles Fox, Lord North, Edmund Burke and members of the new Ministry also appear.
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paper
35cms
24cms
satire/caricature
p544887x
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