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Death of Beckford
Death of Beckford
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Death of Beckford
"The courtiers assembled, on hearing the news of the death of the Rt. Honble. Wm. Beckford"; shows various members of the Court delighted with the news of Beckford's death, which has been brought by Jeremiah Dyson ("Mungo").
1770
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
anon.
The figures are the Earl of Sandwich, Lord Mansfield, Sir Fletcher Norton, the Duke of Grafton, the Duke of Bedford, the Earls of Bute and Winchelsea, Lord Holland and Lord Hillsborough. For a reply to this print, "The citizens of London lamenting the death of Beckford", see Record No: 18327.
engraving
paper
18cms
satire
p5429765