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The Royal Yard, or, The walnut-shell squadron [picture]
Bib ID 471816
Format PicturePicture
Description [London : s.n., 1814?] 
1 print : engraving, hand col. ; plate mark 25 x 43 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK4598

Notes

Various inscriptions as part of image.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK4598.

Not listed in the British Museum Catalogue; notes on reverse attribute the work to George Cruikshank.

A satire on the Prince Regent and his ministers preparing miniature men-of-war for the mock sea-fight on the Serpentine. The Prince Regent's speech (u.r.) concludes ... "I'll ship you all off to New South Wales in your own walnut shells".

U7235.

Subjects George IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830 -- Humor.  |  Caricatures and cartoons -- England.  |  Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1760-1820 -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Picture -- Cartoon.
Other authors/contributors Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878

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