A Buckinghamshire Breeze - or an East Indiaman in Danger (caricature)

Hand-coloured.; No.111.
Bound in album PAG8512 with prints PAG8513-PAG8647; PAG8649- PAG8666.
A caricature commentry on the partial loss of the East India Company's monopoly over trade with Asia. In 1813, trade with India was opened up to provate merchants; the Company lost its monopoly over the China trade in 1834.

Object Details

ID: PAG8623
Type: Print
Display location: Not on display
Creator: Town Talk; Williams
Date made: 1 Mar 1813
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Measurements: Sheet: 275 x 420 mm
Parts: Sailors in Caricature. Rowlandson, Woodward, Cruikshank, Williams, Heath, etc (Album)

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