Creator

William Hogarth

Creation Date

1833

Creation Date

2016-09-07

Medium

Engraving

Dimensions

8.25 x 6.5, 18 x 14 (in frame)

Accession Number

2015.29

Creator Nationality

British

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.

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

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Keywords

british print, engraving, william hogarth, 2015.29

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