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Mayoral Donkey and Wellington.
Mayoral Donkey and Wellington.
18123
Mayoral Donkey and Wellington.
"The head waiter Don-Key showing the hero statesman the City bill of fare"; shows a donkey, addressing Wellington. The allusion is to the Lord Mayor John Key's postponement of the Royal visit to the City in 1830, for fear of anti-Wellington riots.
1830
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
anon.
lithograph
paper
35cms
satire
p5431124