Don Dismallo running the literary gantlet

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Print shows Edmund Burke in fools dress receiving lashes on his bare back as he runs a gauntlet of his peers which also includes Justice holding a sword, and Liberty, with staff topped with a liberty cap, who has turned her back on Burke and stands with J.F.X. Whyte, an old prisoner from the Bastille who carries a flag with scenes of the French revolution.
  • Caricatures--1790.
  • Etchings--British--Hand-colored--1790.
  • 1 print : etching, hand-colored.
  • Title from item.
  • Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 6, no. 7685
  • Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).


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