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Print made by John Doyle ('H.B.'), 1797–1868
Printed by Thomas McLean, 1788–1875
Published by Thomas McLean, 1788–1875
A Fancy Ball, Winding up with Sir Roger de Coverley, in Appropriate Costume.
Part Of:

Collective Title: Political Sketches

Materials & Techniques:
Lithograph in tan and black ink on moderately thick, smooth, beige wove paper
Sheet: 17 9/16 x 24 5/16 inches (44.6 x 61.8 cm), Image: 8 1/4 x 18 11/16 inches (21 x 47.5 cm)

Marked with imprint, lower left: "Subscriber's Copy, HB"

Lettered, upper right: "HB Sketches No 888"; lower left inside image: "HB"; lower left under image: "London Published July 26th 1846 by Thos McLean 26 Haymarket"; lower center: "A FANCY BALL. WINDING UP WITH SIR ROGER DE COVERLY. | In appropriate Costume."; lower right: "Printed at 70 St Martins Lane"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
balls (parties) | coats | costumes (ensembles) | dancing | dresses | fancy dress | genre subject | gesturing | hats | men | moving | noblemen | political | politicians | politics | satire | satirical
Associated People:
Hudson, George (1800–1871), MP, the 'Railway King'
Peter, Henry, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux (1778–1868), politician/statesman
Bentinck, Lord George (1802–1848), politician/statesman, athlete/sportsman
Peel, Sir Robert (1788 - 1850), parliament, chief secretary for Ireland, home secretary, prime minister
Manners, John James Robert , 7th Duke of Rutland (1818 - 1906), Leader in Young England Movement, Postmaster General
Trench, Sir Frederick William (1775 - 1859), politician/statesman
Shaw-Lefevre, Charles, Viscount Eversley (1794 - 1888), Speaker of the House of Commons 1839–57
Sibthorp, Col. Charles de Laet Waldo (1783–1855), MP for Lincoln
Clinton, Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham, 5th Duke of Newcastle (1811–1864)
Duncombe, Thomas Slingsby (1796–1861), MP, radical politician
Howard, George William Frederick, 7th Earl of Carlisle (1802 - 1864), Viceroy of Ireland, Chief Commissioner of Woods and Forest, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
Hobhouse, John Cam, 1st Baron Broughton (1786 - 1869), politician/statesman
Graham, Sir James Robert George (1792 - 1861), MP of Netherby, secretary of state, GCB
Inglis, Sir Robert Harry, 2nd Baronet (1786 - 1855), politician/statesman
Russell, Lord John, 1st Earl Russell of Kingston Russell (1792–1878), politician/statesman
Pepys, Charles Christopher, 1st Earl of Cottenham (1781–1851), lawyer, Lord Chancellor
Hume, Joseph (1777 - 1855), East India Company, Parliament
Disraeli, Benjamin, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield (1804–1881), politician/statesman, author/poet
Roebuck, Right Hon John Arthur (1802–1879), British politician born in Madras, India
Borthwick, Peter (1804 - 1852), MP for Evesham, Editor
Wellesley, Arthur, first duke of Wellington (1769–1852), army officer and prime minister
Temple, Henry, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (1784 - 1865), politician/statesman
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