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House of Commons 1795
House of Commons 1795
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House of Commons 1795
"Patriotic regeneration, - viz. - Parliament reform'd, a la francoise, - that is - honest men (i.e. Opposition) in the seat of justice"; showing the interior of the House of Commons. The Speaker's chair is in the foreground on the left. The opposition benches are crowded with English sansculottes. William Pitt is on trial standing on the platform on the right.
1795
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Gillray, James (1756-1815)
Gillray, James (1756-1815)
Bohn, Henry G.
etching
paper
43cms
satire
p5384146
exact