The paddy's at dinner with Puddinghead [the Regent]
- Upscale 2x7680x5534
Print shows George, Prince of Wales, seated at a table eating and drinking with several bulls, the "Paddys", a reference to the Prince's Irish supporters, of whom two wear crowns. The illness of George III (1788-1790) raised the issue of a limited regency for the Prince.
Title from item.
In the title "the Regent" has been written in ink over the printed text "Puddinghead."
Paper watermarked with design over "GR".
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints 580196Collection (Library of Congress).