WILLIAMS, CharlesThe consequence of invasion or the hero’s reward. London, S.W. Fores, 1 August 1803.

Plate: 248 x 351mm; Sheet: 271 x 376mm; Hand-coloured etching; light soiling

A fat British soldier holds a pole on which is the head of Napoleon. With the same hand he holds, by the hair, several bleeding heads of French invaders. A bunch of ladies hail and romance the British warrior.

BM Satires 10047; Broadley A 195

EUR 800,-