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Bibframe Work

Title
The botching taylor cutting his cloth to cover a button
Type
Still Image
Genre Form
print
graphic
graphic
Cartoons (Commentary)--British--1770-1780.
Intaglio prints--British--1770-1780.
Language
English
Identified By
Lccn: 2004673364
Color Content
black and white
Note
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Summary
Print shows George III sitting on a table with the Earl of Bute preparing to cut a piece of cloth labeled "Ireland Great Britain Hanover." Lord North is standing to the left holding a piece of cloth already cut labeled "North America"; the Earl of Sandwich, the Earl of Mansfield, and George Germain are standing behind North, and in the background, on the right, the Pope and Charles Edward the Pretender are standing in an embrace, and hanging on the wall behind them is a painting "Flight into Egypt" which shows the royal family with large retinue passing a sign "To Hanover."
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botching taylor cutting his cloth to cover a button