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Secret Committee of the Commons
Secret Committee of the Commons
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18235
Secret Committee of the Commons
"Exhibition of a democratic-transparency, - with its effect upon patriotic feelings ..."; showing members of the Secret Committee of the Commons seated round a table.
1799
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Gillray, James (1756-1815)
Gillray, James (1756-1815)
Bohn, Henry G.
A transparency divided into four sections is hanging from the ceiling; it shows "Plundering the Bank", "Assassinating the Parliament", "Seizing the Crown. Scene the Tower", and "Establishing the French Government. St James's Palace". Opposition members are fleeing from the room in terror.
aquatint
paper
45cms
satire
p5384867