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Prince Stadhold--r resuming his deliberation

Prince Stadhold--r resuming his deliberation

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Print shows a caricature of Prince William V of Holland as a slightly obese man, of deficient intellect, with empty ("MT") trouser pockets, and holding a sword by the blade against his breast, while notes and voices about how poorly the war in America is going for him unsettle his thoughts.
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Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5, no. 6038
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 graphics in the Library of Congress / Compiled by Donald H. Cresswell, with a foreword by Sinclair H. Hitchings. Washington : [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.], 1975, no. 825.





Colley, Thomas, active 1780-1783, artist


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