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East India Company
East India Company
18104
East India Company
"The wild beasts sports of the east, or the battle of the bears and bulls in Leadenhall Street"; scene satirising the long and controversial debates of the Court of Proprietors of the East India Company. At the top of the image Britannia is poking a pair of scissors at the devil.
1827
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Cruikshank, Robert (1789-1856)
Cruikshank, Robert (1789-1856)
Cruikshank, Robert (1789-1856)
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paper
43cms
satire/caricature
p5431957