I See Sir I See, it comes to this.
Silhouette, etching and aquatint, 190 x 170mm. 7½ x 6¾". Lightly soiled.
Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux (1778 - 1868), Lord Chancellor, sitting in profile holding his spectacles, a paper inscribed 'Reform' on the lectern in front of him. Brougham, a radical Whig lawyer and MP, tirelessly campaigned for the advancement of education and reform. As Lord Chancellor (1830-4) he played a leading part in drafting and promoting the Reform Bill (1832) with Lord Grey. By John Bruce (c.1815 - 1830; fl.).
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