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Artist or CreatorJohn Doyle, 1797-1868
Title or CaptionThe game of Pope-Joan! As lately played at Court
Extent1 item
Published by[London]
Date10 Dec 1839
Also published byPublished by T. McLean, 26, Haymarket,
Size31 x 45cm
Embedded text or transcriptI win by intrigue. - I congratulate your M.....y, you have got Matrimony! - How long
is this Game to last? It won't suit me to wait much longer. - They don't appear to have any
intention of stirring, we must shortly give them a hint to move. - Did ever man hold such a
wretched hand of cards? - They are so taken up with their Intrigue and Matrimony, they don't
perceive that I have got the Game in my hand.
Person DepictedVictoria (1819-1901); Queen of Great Britain
Albert; Prince Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain (1819-1861)
Melbourne; William Lamb, (1779-1848); Viscount
Normanby; Constantine Henry Phipps, (1797-1863); Marquess of,
Fortescue; Hugh Fortescue, (1783-1861); Earl,
O'Connell; Daniel (1775-1847)
Wellington; Arthur Wellesley (1769-1852); Duke of
Peel; Robert (1788-1850); Sir
NotesSigned HB [i.e. John Doyle] in bottom left hand corner In bottom right hand corner: A.
Ducotè, Lithogr. 70, St. Martin's Lane. Subscribers copy stamp in bottom left hand corner
Subjectscard games
SeriesHB sketches
Copyright contact
Location of artworkTabley Collection at the University of Manchester
Relates to cartoonM0030270MU

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