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

Materials for a Strong and Adhesive Government: A peep into the Lobby, on the Occasion of a Late Division.

Part Of:

Collective Title: Political Sketches

Lithograph in tan and black ink on moderately thick, smooth, beige wove paper
Sheet: 12 1/8 x 17 15/16 inches (30.8 x 45.5 cm) and Image: 9 3/16 x 12 7/8 inches (23.4 x 32.7 cm)

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

Lettered, upper right: "HB Sketches No 899"; lower left inside image: "HB"; lower left under image: "London Published April 26, 1848 by Thos McLean, 26 Haymarket"; lower center: "MATERIALS FOR A STRONG AND ADHESIVE GOVERNMENT. | A peep into the Lobby, on the occasion of a late Division."; 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:
angry | beards | canes | discussion (meeting) | fancy dress | gathering | genre subject | government | happy | lobby | materials | men | noblemen | parody | political | politicians | satire | satirical | sketches | top hats
Associated People:
Nugent, George Thomas John, 1st Marquess and 8th Earl of Westmeath (1785-1871), politician
Bright, John (1811-1889), politician, reformer, MP for Durham and Birmingham
Bentinck, Lord George (1802-1848), politician/statesman, athlete/sportsman
Disraeli, Benjamin, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield (1804-1881), politician/statesman, author/poet
Bowring, Sir John (1792-1872), linguist, political economist, reformer, writer/editor, MP, and Governor of Hong Kong
Pattison, James (fl. 1841-1849), MP for London until 1841, and between 1843-1849
Molesworth, Sir William (1810-1855), MP, editor, secretary of state
Cobden, Richard (1804-1865), MP, campaigner and free trader
Muntz, George Fredrick (1794 - 1857), MP for Birmingham
Sibthorp, Col. Charles de Laet Waldo (1783-1855), MP for Lincoln
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