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The Dukes of Wellington (left) and Cumberland (right) conspire together on a bench in the House of Lords. Lithograph by John Doyle, 1830.

  • Doyle, John, 1797-1868
Date:
July 14 1831
Reference:
651326i
Part of:
HB Sketches
  • Pictures

About this work

Description

On the supposed political rift between Cumberland and Wellington who sit here in apparent accordance. They both represented two branches of the conservatives who were allegedly reported to be reuniting

Publication/Creation

London (Haymarket) : Thos. Mclean, July 14 1831 ([London] (Leicester Square) : printed by C. Motte)

Physical description

1 print : lithograph ; image and border 26.1 x 31.7 cm.

Lettering

Another ominous conjunction

References note

British Museum, Catalogue of political and personal satires, Vol XI, London 1954, no. 16730

Lettering note

Signed HB (psuedonym for John Doyle) on left

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 651326i

Languages

  • English


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