An elephant running wild with Lord Aukland in its trunk. Coloured lithograph by H.B. (John Doyle), 1843.
- Doyle, John, 1797-1868.
- February 1843
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The elephant represents the Governor-General of India, Lord Ellenborough, who was strongly criticized for his conduct and for a proclamation in which he made accusations against his predecessor Lord Auckland. The driver is the Duke of Wellington. Sir Robert Peel and Lord Stanley are on the elephant's back. Following behind are Sir John Cam Hobhouse and Lord John Russell