People and carriages converging on Buckingham House - being met by a fire-breathing monster; representing the King's cancellation of the 'Drawing Room' because of contracting gout. Coloured etching by C. Williams, 1823.

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1 print : etching, with watercolour ; image 22 x 32.8 cm

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The birthday hoax - or the gout at court; April 23rd 1823.

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  • London ([Broadway] Ludgate Hill)

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  • John Fairburn

Dates

  • 28 April 1823

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People and carriages converging on Buckingham House - being met by a fire-breathing monster; representing the King's cancellation of the 'Drawing Room' because of contracting gout. Coloured etching by C. Williams, 1823.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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