The Cad to the Man Wot Drives the Sovereign.
Pub April 1829 by T McLean 26 Haymarket.
Hand-coloured etching with artist's signature [Paul Pry], with large margins. Plate 343 x 249mm. 13½ x 9¾", Some creasing.
Peel stands directed to the left holding a dome-shaped wire cage containing rats; his left hand is on his hip holding an 'orange peel'. He wears a small battered hat, once a topper, a collar and stock, patched greatcoat with sheepskin collar and many pockets; loose boots to the calf. A document projects from his coat-tail pocket.
Copy of BM Satires: 15734. See Ref: 26687 for original publication.
[Ref: 26372] £120.00