CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 9710 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZC4-8785 (color film copy transparency)LC-USZ62-31016 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: A group of resigning ministers, led by Pitt who holds a document entitled "Justice of Emancipating ye Catholicks", leaving through an arched gateway inscribed "Treasury." Following Pitt are Dundas, Grenville, Spencer and Loughborough. From the left, represented by a plebian rabble, is the Opposition, led by Sheridan and Tierney. Behind are Jekyll, Bedford, Nicholls, Tyrhwitt Jones, Norfolk and Burdett. The Opposition is held at bay by a sentry with G.R. on his busby. The sentry stands near his sentry-box with the placard: G.R. Orders for keeping all improper Persons out of the Public Offices.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching, hand-colored.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London] : H. Humphrey, 1801 Feby 24th.
Gillray, James, 1756-1815, engraver.
Catalog of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 8, no. 9710
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Exhibited: Gillray and the Art of Caricature.
Pitt, William,--1759-1806. Sheridan, Richard Brinsley,--1751-1816. Government officials--Great Britain--1800-1810. Politicians--Great Britain--1800-1810. Freedom of religion--Great Britain--1800-1810. Soldiers--Great Britain--1800-1810.
Etchings Hand-colored 1800-1810.Cartoons (Commentary) British 1800-1810.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (color film copy transparency) cph 3g08785 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g08785 (b&w film copy neg.) cph 3a31582 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a31582
CONTROL #: 2001695085
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