Type of the New Series of the Satirist
Date: 1812
Medium: Etching with hand-coloring
Dimensions: plate: 7 7/16 × 14 1/4 in. (18.9 × 36.2 cm) sheet: 8 × 14 7/8 in. (20.3 × 37.8 cm)
Illustration Citation: The Satirist, August 1812
Credit Line: Gift of Helen Farr Sloan, 1978
Object Number: 1978-468
About: William Henry Brooke was a painter and illustrator. The Satirist was a British newspaper published from 1831 to 1849. It gained popularity with its provocative treatment of the London elite, especially loyalists of the monarchy.
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