Optimus. Britons Behold the Best of Kings.Beloved by the bravest of People, Justly admired by all [...].
To be had facing Hungerford at the Acorn Strand. [n.d., c.1756.]
Etching. Platemark: 80 x 110mm (3¼ x 4¼"). Damaged lower left.
Plate 41 from Matthew Darly's volume of political and social caricatures, 'A Political and Satirical History of the Years 1756 and 1757.' A profile bust of George II with verse below.
BM Satires 3531.
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