'The Irish Tutor', 1836. Creator: John Doyle.

'The Irish Tutor', 1836. Creator: John Doyle.

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'The Irish Tutor', 1836. Satirical caricature of British politicians: John William Ponsonby, Earl of Bessborough; George William Frederick Howard, Earl of Carlisle; Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, Marquess of Lansdowne; William Lamb, Viscount Melbourne; Lord Palmerston and Earl Russell. Irish 'tutor' Daniel O'Connell is saying: 'Indeed you are mighty good Boys, if you go on this way we shall have no further occasion for Madam Birch'. (Birch twigs, labelled 'Repeal', can be seen emerging from his trousers). [T. McLean, London, 1836]

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People Information

  1. John Doyle, attributed to: British; Irish: Artist, caricaturist, painter
  1. John William Ponsonby: British: Politician
  2. George William Frederick Howard, Earl of Carlisle: English, British: Politician
  3. Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 3rd Marquess of Lansdowne: British: Politician
  4. William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne: British: Prime Minister, politician
  5. Daniel O'Connell: Irish: Statesman, politician
  6. Thomas Spring Rice, 1st Baron Monteagle of Brandon: British: Politician, Chancellor of the Exchequer
  7. Lord Palmerston: British: Politician, Prime Minister, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs
  8. John Russell, 1st Earl Russell: British: Politician, Prime Minister
People Related
  1. Thomas McLean: British: Publisher and dealer

  1. Engraving
  2. Lithograph

Picture Type
  1. Satire

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Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 7008x4728
File Size : 97,072kb


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  1. 2-704-464
  1. 2704464

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