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Political Hoaxing!! Public Deposited

British Museum No. 9416“Politicians, isolated figures in two rows, stand declaiming, their words etched above their heads, [i] Pitt, head turned in profile to the r., says: Gentlemen may perhaps fancy ...

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  • British Museum No. 9416“Politicians, isolated figures in two rows, stand declaiming, their words etched above their heads, [i] Pitt, head turned in profile to the r., says: Gentlemen may perhaps fancy I am Hoaxing, — when I inform them there is not a person in the Kingdom, — but what rejoices at the continuation of the present Necessary — Glorious — Popular — Successful — & Magnanimous War — the more the people pay for it the better they are satisfied — I will maintain it — Hoax? ...” Source: George)
Creator
Publisher location
  • No 50 Piccadilly, London
  • England
Publisher
Collection title
  • Robinson Collection of Caricatures
Medium
  • ink
Support
  • paper (fiber product)
Language
Culture
  • Irish
Provenance
  • Presented to the Library of Trinity College Dublin in 1996 by Nicholas K. Robinson.
Subject
Keyword
Genre
  • Caricatures
  • prints (visual works)
Shelf Mark/Reference Number
  • OLS CARI-ROB 345
Location
  • Early Printed Books, Trinity College Library, Dublin
Rights statement
  • Copyright The Board of Trinity College Dublin. Images are available for single-use academic application only. Publication, transmission or display is prohibited without formal written approval of the Library of Trinity College, Dublin.
Last modified
  • 14/07/2020
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Resource type
Source
  • 0042587
Digital Object Id
  • OLS-CARI-ROB_0345

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