Paddy Arthur's Night Charge.
Hand-coloured etching. Sheet: 350 x 240mm, (13¾ x 9½"). Trimmed to printed boarder.
Wellington and Peel, dressed in the costume of two night-watchmen bring Lord Eldon, dressed as a woman, before a young King George IV. Lady Conyngham in the dress of a male coach guard. Commentary of Catholic Emancipation, Lord Eldon was adviser to Winchelsea and Falmouth who were strongly against the bill.
BM Satire: 15741
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