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  • Title: The Funeral Procession of broad bottom
  • Artist: James Gillray
  • Date: 1807--
  • Medium: Coloured line engraving
  • Dimensions: 22.6cm (h) x 61.7cm (w) x - (d) x - (dia)
  • Categories: Political satire
  • Catalogue number: WOA 2199
  • Description: Political caricature about the fall of the ministry in 1807 over the Catholic Emancipation Act. The funeral portray\'s Lord Grenville\'s weakened government. Amongst the mourners are Petty, Windham, St. Vincent, Sheridan, Sidmouth, The Pope, Buckingham and Temple.

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