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Representation of the election of Members of Parliament for Westminster, 1818

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A large crowd in Covent Garden; a covered platform in front of St. Paul's Church, with a group on men, various banners and boards with poll results around the market. 1818. Hand-coloured aquatint and etching.
Additional Makers: Publisher - Colnaghi; Print maker - Robert Havell II (and son); Publisher - George Scharf
Inscription: Lettered below image with title, in English and French, and: "Drawn & Etched by G. Scharf./ Engraved by Robt. Havell & Son./ 3 Chapel St. Tottenham Court Road./ London, Published Novr, 1818, by G. Scharf, 3, St. Martins Lane, Charing Cross, and Messrs, Colnaghi & Co, Printsellers, Cockspur Street."
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St. Paul's Church, Covent Garden, London

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