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    Sale 5955

    British Mezzotints & Printed Hankerchiefs, Part II, from the collection of the Honourable Christopher Lennox-Boyd

    25 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1331

    REFORM ACT HANDKERCHIEF

    1830

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    REFORM ACT HANDKERCHIEF
    1830
    A PEEP BEHIND THE CURTAIN OR JOHN BULL DEVOURED BY VERMIN VIDE TIMES DEC 13 1830
    showing John Bull weighed down by a collar of debt and his arms and legs being gnawed by rats, each one with a name and the extent of their profiteeing written on their backs
    34in. X 32in. (86cm. x 81cm.)


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