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:19.7
Title:A Hint to the Wise or the surest way with the Pretender
Description:12 1/4x 7 Picture of a field with the two opposing sides- Prince Charles as a devil holding a flag "Popery and Slavery" as well as saying "This Bitch is still opposing my schemes" referring to Brittania holding the cap of liberty and a flag "Liberty Secured, Grievances Redressed" Each side has many small banners of texts and there are two columns of verse below. The British army is entitled "Liberty's Only Friends"
Subject:Satires, Caricatures, Incidents Etc. Etc.
Medium:Engraving on paper
Width:31.10
Height:17.80 cm
References:BM Satires Vol. III No. 2675 WB 108
 

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