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John Wilkes and Earl of Bute
John Wilkes and Earl of Bute
18298
John Wilkes and Earl of Bute
"The Scots triumph, no.1 ..."; a crocodile crowned with a thistle, representing the Earl of Bute, offers honours and rewards for submission; Liberty lies beneath his feet; a large Jack-boot, bottom left, with a hydra and Hell above it on left, Scots troops charging top centre; Minerva encouraging John Wilkes, who looks out of the King's Bench Prison, top right.
1768
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
anon.
etching
paper
37cms
satire
p5438758
exact