Detail View: JCB Political Cartoons: Britannia guided by Justice & c. c. c.

Accession number: 
31415
Title: 
Britannia guided by Justice & c. c. c.
Place: 
[London]
Date: 
[1762. May]
Image technique: 
Etching
Image dimensions: 
20.7 x 34.5 cm. (plate mark)
Narrative description: 
Bute Administration (May 1762-April 1763). Rare satire in support of John Stuart, Earl of Bute, the "favorite' who became Prime Minister May 29, 1762. British successes in North America. Images include: Britannia; Justice on a pedestal; John Stuart, Earl of Bute, with a laurel wreath; the Royal Exchange.
References: 
BM 3865
Subject: 
Seven Years' War Bute Administration (May 1762-April 1763)
Normalized date: 
1762