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Creator:
James Gillray, 1757–1815, British
Title:

The Nabob Rumbled or A Lord Advocates Amusement

Date:
1783
Medium:
Etching with hand coloring in watercolor
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered above image: "Political Characters & Caricatures of 1783. No. 1. | Pub'd Jan 21, 1783 by E. D'Archery, St. James's Street."; lettered in image: "I am off - I know good manners | Me and Massa leave England He! He! He! | Ah! these dam'd Scotch Pills will | kill poor Dad. | I weel tak them to Lochabar and | wash them in the Brook"; lettered below image: "The NABOB RUMBLED or A Lord Advocates Amusement."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1974.12.213
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:53908
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