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Object: How to astonish the natives!
Series: Political Sketches
No. 217. Lord Nugent walks in profile to the left, smiling, his left arm dropped, his right hand raised. He wears a narrow-brimmed top-hat tilted to the right, tail-coat, tight unstrapped trousers, with spurred boots. 1 August 1832
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Height: 321 millimetres
Width: 217 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- With eye-shaped blindstamp at bottom left, lettered with 'Subscribers copy' and HB's monogram at centre.
(Description and comment from M. Dorothy George, 'Catalogue of Political and Personal Satires in the British Museum', XI, 1954)
Nugent, see vol. x, an extreme Whig, was appointed Lord High Commissioner to the Ionian Islands in August 1832.
- Not on display
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