A view of the House of Commons in the session 174 1/2. To the Rt. Hon.ble Arthur Onslow Esq.r Speaker of the House of Commons. This plate is most humbly dedicated by his honour's most oblig'd and most obedient and humble servant John Pine Bluemantle
John Pine (London 1690 - London 1756)
Art / Prints
29 Sep 1749
Print on paper
21.5 in (H)29 in (W)
Clandon Park, Surrey
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Engraving of a view of the House of Commons in 1741, in gilt frame.
Engraving of a view of the House of Commons, in gilt frame with manuscript additions where the print has worn. The eighteenth-century gilt frame has a pine strainer which has remains of a work of art. The lower edge has the title 'Lillingstone-Lovell Hall, Oxfordshire, near Buckingham' with an additional manuscript note 'The Seat of the Honourable Edward Onslow' on laid paper. On the sides of the vertical sides of the strainer can be seen vesitages of the image, including hay stacks on the proper right.
Marks and inscriptions
Rear: Pencil mark on secondary support the number '134'
Makers and roles
John Pine (London 1690 - London 1756), engraver