Exchequer Bill affair: a dark transaction, study for a satirical print in the series 'Political Sketches', published by Thomas McLean, 1821-1851; Lord Monteagle standing by a window and examining his own signature on a bill, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Goulburn, offers a candle, but Monteagle prefers daylight, while a clerk stands nearby; inscribed with speech. 1841 Pen and brown ink and graphite
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