'The Last of the Stuarts', 1897. Creator: John Leech.

'The Last of the Stuarts', 1897. Creator: John Leech.

2-704-006 - The Print Collector/Heritage Images

'The Last of the Stuarts', 1897. King James II of England (1633-1701), portrayed as a dog, is unceremoniously booted out of the door. (Last in the line of the Stuart kings, he was succeeded by the House of Orange and Stuart). From "The Comic History of England" by Gilbert Abbott A Beckett, with satirical illustrations by John Leech. [Bradbury, Agnew & Co, London, 1897]

Image Details

People Information

  1. John Leech, attributed to: British: Artist, illustrator and printmaker
  1. King James II: British, English: King of England and Ireland
People Related
  1. Gilbert Abbott A Beckett: British: Author, writer, journalist, lawyer, playwright

Picture Type
  1. Caricature
  2. Satire

Category Hierarchy

People Royalty

Artistic Representations Satires

Artistic Representations Caricatures

History & Politics Other

People Other

Digital Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 4800x3503
File Size : 49,261kb


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  1. 0580057372
  1. 2-704-006
  1. 2704006
  1. 2E

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