The triumph of Iustice [graphic] / Indiano pinxit ; I. Politicus sculpt.

Published/Created:
[London?]
[s.n.]
[December 1741?]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching and engraving on laid paper ; plate mark 30.7 x 18.3 cm, on sheet 36 x 23 cm.
Notes:
Title engraved below image.
Publication date from Stephens.
"Engrav'd according to act of Parliament."
Dedication at top of image: To the independent electors of Westminster.
P. Murray Hill; May 1957; Acquisitions no.: 957-5-3-10.
Bound in a collection of 35 prints with armorial book plate: Ex-libris Lichtensteinianis.
With spine title: Caricatures anglaise 1740.
Abstract:
A satyr in the character of Time, holding a hour-glass and scythe, reclines on top a sarcophagus. On the front is a medallion of Sir Robert Walpole. On either side Lord Sundon and Sir C. Wager are shown weeping. In the clouds above amid angels sits the Prince of Wales holding a bludgeon in one hand and pointing to a figure (Mr. Edwin). The Prince is accompanied by the figure of Justice holding a set of scales.
Variant Titles:
Triumph of Justice
Topics:
George IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830
Great Britain. Parliament
Sundon, William Clayton, Baron, 1671-1752
Wager, Charles, Sir, 1666-1743
Walpole, Robert, Earl of Orford, 1676-1745
Language:
English
Genre:
Engravings -- England -- London -- 1741
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1741
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1741
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:
Folio 724 C2 738
Orbis Record:
9472819
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr29999
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10984302
PID:
digcoll:553627