Detail View: JCB Political Cartoons: Inside View of an ENGLISH Prime Ministers WORKSHOP

Accession number: 
30725a
Call number: 
DC/N532p
Title: 
Inside View of an ENGLISH Prime Ministers WORKSHOP
Place: 
[London]
Date: 
[1792]
Image technique: 
Engraving, colored
Image dimensions: 
17 x 9.6 cm. (plate mark)
Narrative description: 
Suggestion that the large number of peerages created during the reign of George III gives the king inordinate power over the House of Lords.
References: 
BM 8154
Notes: 
In The New Plain Dealer, [London, 1792], no.1, frontispiece. "To face P. 27 Freemans Budget," below title. A list of peerages created during the reign of George III appears on pp. 28-36.
Subject: 
British political scene Ministry of William Pitt, the younger (Dec. 1783-March 1801).
Normalized date: 
1792