Retort courteous, or, The disloyal address returned without ceremony [graphic] / Rd. Newn del. et fecit.

Creator:
Newton, Richard, 1777-1798, printmaker.
Published/Created:
London :
Pub. by S.W. Fores, Piccadilly,
March 27, 1797.
Physical Description:
1 print : etching, hand-colored ; sheet 25 x 35 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image. The 'u' in the word courteous is etched below the line, insertion indicated by a caret.
Temporary local subject terms: Addresses: address of the Livery Company, 23 March 1797.
Abstract:
The Duke of Portland (with Pitt in profile behind him) refusing the City Sheriffs entry to St James's Palace on the instruction of the King. Fox, in a Bonnet-Rouge below the steps. An address to the King asking him to dismiss his ministers as a step toward peace with France was voted by the Livery in Common Hall on the 24th March.
Topics:
Sheriffs.
Topics:
Fores, S. W., publisher.
Fox, Charles James,--1749-1806--Caricatures and cartoons.
Pitt, William,--1759-1806--Caricatures and cartoons.
Portland, William Henry Cavendish-Bentinck,--Duke of,--1738-1809--Caricatures and cartoons.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1797.
Satires (Visual works)--England--1797.
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
797.03.27.01+
Orbis Record:
8137677
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr08928
Citation:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 7, no. 9001
OID:
11106082
PID:
digcoll:976814