The City of London’s Collage website uses cookies. For details on how we use cookies please read our policy on cookies.
(this requires a cookie)
Dr Messenger Monsey
Dr Messenger Monsey
of 30
18405
Dr Messenger Monsey
"Ornaments of Chelsea Hospital, - or - a peep into the last century"; showing Dr Messenger Monsey walking towards spectator with his right arm on the shoulder of a Chelsea pensioner; the north front of Chelsea Hospital is in the background. Beneath the image is an epitaph on the late Dr Monsey supposedly written by himself.
1789
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Gillray, James (1756-1815)
anon.
Bohn, Henry G.
etching
paper
32cms
satire/caricature
p5428694
Exact