Special and Named Printed Collections

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

Title:An Exact Discription of The Solemn Procession of Counsellor (David) Morgan's Ghost to the Rump of Westminster
Description:12 7/8x 9 1/8 Shows several groups of men, all with labels A-T, including many groups of "Glims" and Councellor Morgan's Ghost "Admonishing the Independent Electors" standing on a chair, held on a slab carried by a group of men, with his trousers down, bent over, in a puff of gas "Ye shall all be like unto me"
Subject:Satires, Caricatures, Incidents Etc. Etc.
Medium:Engraving on paper
Height:23.20 cm
References:BM Satires Vol. III No. 2797 WB 205
Notes:Mounting falling apart and broken typed and pasted on front: "David Morgan, a Welshman, an English Barrister; was executed July 30th, 1746"
Date:October 1746

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