A scene from Vatheck (realized) [graphic] / HB [monogram].

Creator:
Doyle, John, 1797-1868
Physical Description:
1 print : lithograph on wove paper ; sheet 27.1 x 38.1 cm
Notes:
Title from text below image.
Print signed with the monogram "HB," which was used by John Doyle.
Likely a proof state before minor changes were made to the design.
Sheet trimmed with nearly complete loss of series statement from upper right margin; series numbering from British Museum online catalogue, registration no.; 1868,0808.12180.
CtY-LW
Three lines of quoted text below image: "The Caliph more furious than the rest, followed close, & gave as many kicks as he could. ..."
Abstract:
"A group of men wearing oriental costumes and turbans kicking a ball lettered with 'Corn Laws', seen rolling at left; the Caliph (fourth from left, Sir Robert Peel) more furious than the rest, kicking hardest (others kicking, from left to right, Richard Cobden, Lord Morpeth, John Bright, Lord Aberdeen, Sir James Graham, Henry Goulburn, Duke of Buckingham, Duke of Richmond); a man, in the character of Mozamhabad (Duke of Wellington) and his companion (Lord Stanley) kneeling in foreground at right, trying to stop the Caliph, without success."--British Museum online catalogue.
Variant Titles:
Scene from Vathek (realized)
HB sketches ; no. 847
Topics:
Aberdeen, George Hamilton Gordon,--Earl of,--1784-1860--Caricatures and cartoons
Babb, James T.--(James Tinkham),--1899-1968--Ownership
Beckford, William,--1760-1844.--Vathek
Bright, John,--1811-1889--Caricatures and cartoons
Buckingham and Chandos, Richard Plantagenet Temple Nugent Brydges Chandos Grenville,--Duke of,--1797-1861--Caricatures and cartoons
Carlisle, George William Frederick Howard,--Earl of,--1802-1864--Caricatures and cartoons
Cobden, Richard,--1804-1865--Caricatures and cartoons
Derby, Edward George Geoffrey Smith Stanley,--Earl of,--1799-1869--Caricatures and cartoons
Goulburn, Henry,--1784-1856--Caricatures and cartoons
Graham, James,--Sir,--1792-1861--Caricatures and cartoons
McLean, T. (Thomas), publisher
Peel, Robert,--1788-1850--Caricatures and cartoons
Richmond, Charles Gordon-Lennox,--Duke of,--1791-1860--Caricatures and cartoons
Wellington, Arthur Wellesley,--Duke of,--1769-1852--Caricatures and cartoons
Language:
English
Genre:
Annotations (Provenance)--19th century.--CtY-LW
Lithographs--England--London--1845
Satires (Visual works)--England--1845
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
Babb-Beckford
no. 100+
Babb-Beckford no. 100+
Orbis Record:
12661689
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr33394
OID:
15816377
PID:
digcoll:2794231