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A footman descends from the back of a coroneted carriage which stands at a pillared portico. Lithograph, 1830.

  • Doyle, John, 1797-1868
July 27 1830
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About this work


On the suprise visit of Sarah Countess of Jersey to see the Duchess of Clarence, Queen Adelaide; Lady Jersey was a wealthy socialite who pretended to be a confidante of the Duke of Wellington. The references to her royal status point to her reputation as a drama queen (see DNB for details)


London (26 Haymarket) : T. Mclean, July 27 1830.

Physical description

1 print : lithograph ; image and title 26.7 x 36.9 cm


Anticipation or Queen Sarah's visit to Bushy.

References note

British Museum, Catalogue of political and personal satires, Vol XI, London 1954, no. 16176

Lettering note

Speech bubbles within print
Signed HB (pseudonym for John Doyle) on right


Wellcome Library no. 651171i


  • English

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