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An East Indiaman (ship) buffeted by winds blown by four putti directed by the Earl of Buckinghamshire, President of the Board of Control. Coloured etching by C. Williams, 1813.

Williams, Charles, active 1797-1830.
Date
1 March 1814

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view An East Indiaman (ship) buffeted by winds blown by four putti directed by the Earl of Buckinghamshire, President of the Board of Control. Coloured etching by C. Williams, 1813.

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Description

Refers to controversy over the renewal of the charter of the East India Company and the protests by the "Out ports" (Bristol, Plymouth, Liverpool etc.) against the Company's monopoly

Publication/Creation

[London] : Pub[lishe]d by the proprietors of Town talk, 1 March 1814.

Physical description

1 print : etching, with watercolour ; image 24.5 x 41 cm

Lettering

A Buckinghamshire breeze - or - an East Indiaman in danger.

Publications note

British Museum, Catalogue of political and personal satires, London 1949, vol. 9, no. 12018

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 38437i

Language

  • English



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