The Political Rat Catcher.
Engraving. Sheet 190 x 110mm. Trimmed to plate, mounted on album paper.
Caricature of Lord North as a rat-catcher, standing astride texts including ""Description of what quantities of Powder will Catch Ratts of different Species". On top of his staff is a fleur-de-lys symbolising North's alleged corrupt support of the Bourbons over control of the Falkland Islands.
[Ref: 8340] £70.00