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The Duke of Wellington and his ministers recoil in horror from the shrouded ghost of George Canning who points to the catholic bill on the table. Lithograph 1829.

  • Doyle, John, 1797-1868.
Date
Nov 1829
Reference
651165i
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About this work

Description

Canning sought vengeance for the desertion of Tories including Wellington over the catholic question

Publication/Creation

London (26 Haymarket) : T. Mclean, Nov 1829.

Physical description

1 print : lithograph ; image and border 26.4 x 32.7 cm

Lettering

The apparition. A cabinet picture from the Downing St collection.

References note

British Museum, Catalogue of political and personal satires, Vol XI, London 1954, no. 15706

Lettering note

Signed HB (pseudonym for John Doyle) on left

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 651165i

Languages

  • English


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