"The Minister endeavouring to eke out Dr Pr*ty***n's Bisho-prick" by James Gillray, 1787. Pitt had just appointed his friend Dr. Pretyman as both Bishop of Lincoln and Dean of St. Paul's, over George III's objections. Gillray ironically represents him placing a large (and phallic) dome of St. Paul's over the central tower of Lincoln Cathedral.

"The Minister endeavouring to eke out Dr Pr*ty***n's Bisho-prick" by James Gillray, 1787. Pitt had just appointed his friend Dr. Pretyman as both Bishop of Lincoln and Dean of St. Paul's, over George III's objections. Gillray ironically represents him placing a large (and phallic) dome of St. Paul's over the central tower of Lincoln Cathedral.

James Gillray’s 1798 painting celebrates Nelson’s victory over the French in the Battle of the Nile and shows him killing ‘revolutionary cro...

James Gillray’s 1798 painting celebrates Nelson’s victory over the French in the Battle of the Nile and shows him killing ‘revolutionary cro...

"John Bull at his studies. Attended by his guardian angell" by unknown, 1799. A satire on the complicated nature of Pitt's income tax, introduced that year.

"John Bull at his studies. Attended by his guardian angell" by unknown, 1799. A satire on the complicated nature of Pitt's income tax, introduced that year.

James Gillray, "Vices overlook'd in the new proclamation'" - Dorothy Jordan in lower right, May 1792, hand-coloured etching

James Gillray, "Vices overlook'd in the new proclamation'" - Dorothy Jordan in lower right, May 1792, hand-coloured etching

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