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John Wilkes and Earl of Bute
John Wilkes and Earl of Bute
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John Wilkes and Earl of Bute
"The Glorious Minority"; John Wilkes and supporters look over the "Tappeserie du Roy".
1763
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
anon.
Darly, Matthew
The designs are: linked hands over the British Lion storming a fortress top left; Fatality-linked hands, Tower, Death, Block, top right; False Joseph and his Mistress, Earl of Bute and Princess of Wales going to bed, bottom left; man in cradle, Death and Time rocking a cradle, bottom right; in front is a jar with thistles, lion and unicorn surmounted by head of Bute.
etching
paper
34cms
satire
p5437078