Monument to George III.From the literary gazette of February 27th, 1836.
Wood engraving, 220 x 150mm. 8¾ x 6". Creased, with two horizontal folds and some staining.
A sheet from the 'Literary Gazette' reporting on the progress of a bronze equestrian statue of George III. The text laments 'the mysterious act' which delayed completion of the monument, but forecasts it will be erected on June 4th 1837. The monument now stands in Trafalgar Square.
[Ref: 11130] £160.00