Detail of 'The Westminster Election': 1788
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Detail of 'The Westminster Election' by Robert Dighton. A lively melee with three society figures and a crowd of caricatured citizens, some wearing election favours, waving flags, etc through which two carriages fight their way while a pickpocket works on a victim in the foreground.
1788 AD - 1788 AD