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Creator:
Print made by John Doyle ('H.B.'), 1797–1868, Irish
Printed by Thomas McLean, 1788–1875, British
Published by Thomas McLean, 1788–1875, British
Title:

Another Saint Sebastian, Shot at by Cruel Archers

Part Of:

Collective Title: Political Sketches

Date:
1847
Medium:
Lithograph in tan and black ink on moderately thick, smooth, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 x 17 9/16 inches (30.5 x 44.6 cm) and Image: 9 9/16 x 13 1/4 inches (24.3 x 33.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

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

Lettered, upper right: "HB Sketches No 894"; lower left inside image: "HB"; lower left below image: "Published Novr 20th 1847 by T McLean, 26, Haymarket"; lower center: "ANOTHER SAINT SEBASTIAN | SHOT AT BY CRUEL ARCHERS."; lower right: "Printed at 70, St Martins Lane"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14670
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
allegory | archers | arrows | bow | historical subject | legislation | martyr | men | money | political | politicians | politics | prisoner | saint | satire | satirical | shot | sketches | tied | top hats | treasury | tree
Associated People:
Spooner, Richard (1783 - 1864), MP for Birmingham, later North Warwickshire
Muntz, George Fredrick (1794 - 1857), MP for Birmingham
Saint Sebastian (d. ca. 288), Christian saint and martyr
Russell, Lord John, 1st Earl Russell of Kingston Russell (1792-1878), politician/statesman
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49385
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