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Satire on civic hospitality
Satire on civic hospitality
18133
Satire on civic hospitality
"Fatal effects of gluttony, a Lord Mayor's Day night mare"; depicts an alderman asleep in bed. On top of him is a turtle, lobster and duck. He fires champagne bottles like pistols. The image is a satire on the lavishness of civic hospitality.
1830
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
M.G.
anon.
McLean, Thomas (1788-1875)
lithograph
paper
35cms
satire
p542920x