Creator

William Hogarth

Creator Nationality

British

Creation Date

1833

Description

A judge in ceremonial robes and a powdered wig presides over the House of Commons in a grand chair as he consults a man to his left. A scribe sits at a desk in the foreground with rows of lawmakers shown behind him.

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Provenance

In Sir Robert Walpole's Administration. Engraved by R. Page from the original picture by William Hogarth and Sir James Thornhil. The London Printing and Publishing Company

Medium

Engraving

Dimensions

8.25 x 6.5, 18 x 14 (in frame)

Catalogue Number

2015.29

Keywords

british print, engraving, william hogarth, 2015.29

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