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Creator:
Print made by Henry Melville, active 1826–1841, British
after Henry Melville, active 1826–1841, British
Title:

The Kind Proroguing Parliament

Date:
1834
Medium:
Line engraving on smooth, moderately thick, white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 3/8 × 10 7/8 inches (18.7 × 27.6 cm), Plate: 5 3/4 × 9 inches (14.6 × 22.9 cm), and Image: 4 × 6 1/4 inches (10.2 × 15.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower center: "THE KING PROROGUING PARLIAMENT, APRIL, 1831 | House of Lords, Destroyed by Fire Octr 16th 1834 | FISHER, SON & Co LONDON, 1834"; lettered, lower center: "Drawn & Engraved by H. Melville"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.22556
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Associated Places:
City of Westminster | England | House of Lords | London | Palace of Westminster | United Kingdom
Associated People:
William IV
interior view
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:55110
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