The King’s Life Attempted, Oct 25 1795 The King’s Life Attempted, May 15 1800
- 258 x 202mm
Tags: animals, carriages (vehicles), cross-hatching, hats, horses (animals), kings (people), men (male humans), monochrome, murders, people (agents), pistols, royalty (nobility), security guards, smoke (material), stages (performance spaces), sticks (object genre), theaters (buildings), whips (animal equipment)
This is a plate from the book 'Memoirs of George the Third' by Robert Huish, published in 1821. A copy of this book is held in the University of Canterbury's Rare Books Collection, from which the photographs of the frontispiece and title page were taken.
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