John Bull, with leeches on his chest, sits on a commode full of gold coin; he is attended by Lords Stanhope and Perceval dressed as doctors; Napoleon holds the commode. Coloured etching by G. Cruikshank, 1811.
- Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878
- 1 August 1811
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In the background Britannia indicates that "credit" is dead under a pile of banknotes. On the left two men are boiled alive in a larg pot; the flames are fanned by two devils. In the right foreground, a large jar of leeches, a pill-box and a phial
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