Special and Named Printed Collections in the National Library of Scotland

Prints in the Walter Blaikie Collection on deposit in the Scottish National Portrait Gallery

Shelfmark:19.6
Title:The Court of Fright
Description:12 1/8x 6 1/2 A picture of a man sitting and saying "Bon Dieu" Est-il possible?" while Britannia has fallen and says "Alas I'm weak", animal pairs surround the men, a lamb riding a lion, a lion riding a pib, a horse with a map of england treading ona child that has a banner "Bankrupt" And image of two ships on either side. One of the men looks very similar to Hogarth's Lord Lovat
Subject:Satires, Caricatures, Incidents Etc. Etc.
Medium:Engraving on paper
Width:30.80
Height:16.50 cm
References:BM Satires Vol. III No. 2606 WB 223
Notes:And a separately mounted note
 

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