The V Committe framing a report [graphic].

Edition:
[State without underscore line in title].
Published/Created:
[London]
Pubd. according to Act of Parliament Augt. 12th, 1782, by C. Atkinson, and sold in Mark Lane
[12 August 1782]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching & stipple engraving on wove paper ; plate mark 25.4 x 35.8 cm, on sheet 27 x 37 cm
Notes:
Title from item.
Printmaker from British Museum catalogue.
Later state, with the undescore line following V removed from title.
Suckling; 1956; Acquisitions no.: 956-0-1-15.
This impression printed on pale blue paper.
Abstract:
Depicts a 22 member parliamentary committee examining the conduct of Christopher Atkinson (a.k.a. Savile), employed by the Navy Victualling Board and accused of malfeasance. All the figures are numbered, and Atkinson stands at the right. Other identifiable figures include the chairman Samuel Whitbread (no. 1), Bamber Gascoyne and Montague Burgoyne.
Variant Titles:
V Committee framing a report
Victualling Committee framing a report
Associated Names:
Gillray, James, 1756-1815 [Printmaker]
Darchery, Elizabeth [Publisher]
Topics:
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley
Burgoyne, Montagu, 1750-1836
Clothing & dress -- England -- 1780-1790
Gascoyne, Bamber, 1725-1791
Harvey, Francis
Riviere & Son
Savile, Christopher, ca. 1739-1819
Whitbread, Samuel, 1720-1796
Language:
English
Genre:
Engravings -- England -- London -- 1782
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1782
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1782
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
782.08.12.02.2+ Impression 1
Orbis Record:
6814622
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr05041
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10724639
PID:
digcoll:2755492