[The Scotch yoke, or, English resentment] [graphic].
[London?] : [publisher not identified], [ca. April 1763]
An etching that appeared at the head of a broadside with the title 'Rhe Scotch yoke, or, English resentment' and nine verses in letterpress below; a satire on Lord Bute, his Excise scheme and the Treaty of Paris (1762). The image shows Lord Bute, dressed in tartan, seated on top of a pole on a pyre, holding two documents one labeled "Peace" and the other "Excise upon Cyder"; surrounded by a group a cheering people; with engraved speech bubbles.
Title from British Museum catalogue.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 4, no. 4033
Bute, John Stuart, Earl of, 1713-1792 -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Treaty of Paris (1763)
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Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1763. gmgpc
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1763. gmgpc
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