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Wellington and Peel compared with the Siamese twins (above); a rich bishop and a poor parson; and a street vendor of figurines. Etching by W. Heath, 1830.
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Wellington and Peel compared with the Siamese twins (above); a rich bishop and a poor parson; and a street vendor of figurines. Etching by W. Heath, 1830., result 1 of 1

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Title
Wellington and Peel compared with the Siamese twins (above); a rich bishop and a poor parson; and a street vendor of figurines. Etching by W. Heath, 1830.
Work Type
Caricatures. Etchings.
Date
1 January 1830
Material
etching ;
Measurements
platemark 37.2 x 26.1 cm
Description
1 print :
Top scene compares Peel and Wellington with the Siamese twins; bottom left scene contrasts a bloated bishop with an emaciated parson; The bottom right scene shows an Italian boy with a board of plaster figures on his head crying: 'Very pretty very cheap, will you buy', and holding a paper advertising the 'Looking Glass—published on the Ist of evry month'. The figures include George IV, Peel and Wellington
The looking glass - No. 1. The Siamese youths. Our own youths. Church affairs.
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Source
Image and original data from Wellcome Collection
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V0011346.jpg
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