Swearing to the cutting monster - or a scene in Bow Street.
- Gillray, James, 1756-1815.
- 20 May 1790
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The dismayed Charles Fox in handcuffs, implicated by a woman who is displaying her wounded posterior to three Bow Street Justices; representing Fox as 'The 'monster'. 'The monster' was Renwick Williams, a man who attacked women with a knife
[London] (18 Old Bond Street) : H. Humphrey, 20 May 1790.
1 print : etching ; platemark 25.1 x 35.5 cm
Title from caption below image.
British Museum, Catalogue of political and personal satires, vol. VI, London 1938, no. 7648
Wellcome Library no. 12176i
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