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English: The caneing in Conduit Street. Dedicated to the flag officers of the British Navy

SUMMARY: Caricature showing a stout naval officer attacked by Lord Camelford, who says, "Give me satisfction, rascal! Draw your sword..." Captain Vancouver replies, "Murder! Murder! ..." The print may reflect the growing discontent due to harsh naval discipline.

MEDIUM: 1 print : engraving, hand-coloured.


Hand-coloured engraving by James Gillray published by H. Humphrey.

British Cartoon Collection (Library of Congress).

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Source Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, LC-USZC2-1323 (color film copy slide), archival TIFF version (4 MB), converted to JPEG with the GIMP 2.4.6, image quality 88.
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File:The caneing in Conduit Street' (Thomas Pitt, 2nd Baron Camelford; George Vancouver) by James Gillray.jpg

This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID cph.3b49223.
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current20:43, 4 July 2008Thumbnail for version as of 20:43, 4 July 20081,536 × 1,110 (382 KB)EubulidesHigher-resolution version derived from the Library of Congress TIFF version.
21:15, 28 July 2005Thumbnail for version as of 21:15, 28 July 2005640 × 463 (68 KB)PetrusbarbygereTITLE: The caneing in Conduit Street. Dedicated to the flag officers of the British Navy CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - No. 8823 (A size) [P&P] REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZC2-1323 (color film copy slide) No known restrictions on publication. SUMMARY: Caricatur
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