Useful in all Families.
Publish'd according to Act of Parliament. [n.d. c.1849.]
Etching and engraving. Plate 330 x 248mm. 13 x 9¾". Trimmed along the top removing title, and along bottom edge. Repaired damage on left.
Satire on the legal system; a man in rags, with a staff in one hand and papers labelled "To Show that I went to Law & Got the Better" in the other. Also the verse at the bottom reflects that while he may have won his cause he may have lost in the end as the lawyers take their fee.
BM Satires: 3048.
[Ref: 17990] £120.00