Doing Homage. "_Thus they in lowliest plight, repentant bow_Mil[ton].
Pub by T McLean 26 Haymarket where Political and other Caricatures are daily Pub. [n.d. c.1830.]
Hand-coloured etching. 380 x 260mm (15 x 10¼"). Trimmed to plate on right hand-side and upper edge. Tear in top and right hand-side edges. Holes in top right corner and bottom left corner. Damage to top left-hand corner.
One of many attacks on Peel and the Duke of Wellington, introducers of Catholic Emancipation. Here they pay homage to the Pope, with Wellington kissing the papal foot.
BM Satires: 15660.
[Ref: 32674] £110.00