Special and Named Printed Collections

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

Title:Rebellion Rewarded or the Ordination of Keppoch, Bishop of Carlise, by ye D___l the Pope and ye Pretender
Description:12 7/8x 8 1/8 Picture of Keppoch being ordained by Prince Charles, a devil, the pope, and a monk right outside town walls. A highland army in hilts with bagpiper leads the soldiers out of the town. Three men tear apart a wheel with spokes "Prime Minister" and other text on them about the potential losses if Prince Charles and Catholicism came into power
Subject:Satires, Caricatures, Incidents Etc. Etc.
Medium:Engraving on paper
Height:20.70 cm
References:BM Satires Vol. III No 2826 WB 99 Ph Tom Scott B/8960
Date:31 October 1746

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