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Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick (1768-1821), Queen of George IV

Sitter in 89 portraits
Married George, Prince of Wales in 1795 but he was already secretly married to Mrs Fitzherbert. He abandoned her after the birth of their daughter Princess Charlotte. Caroline repaid her husband by leading a life of bawdy behaviour, travelling to Tunis and Constantinople. Following her husband's accession as King George IV, she claimed her rights as Queen in 1820. A Cabinet including Lords Liverpoo, Sidmouth, and Castlereagh immediately launched Parliamentary proceedings against her for adultery. In July 1821 she was refused entry to George IV's coronation and died a fortnight later of shock. Her body was shipped back to Brunswick, her birthplace.

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D17912b

A Coronation Stool, of Repentance (Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick)

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 19 July 1821
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D17913

The Radical Ladder (Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick)

published by George Humphrey, after George Cruikshank
etching, published 12 August 1821
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D17915a

Meditations at Brandyburgh; or and address to the Sun

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 9 June 1821
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D17915b

Bergami's Little Darling (Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick)

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 25 January 1821
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D17916a

A Going! A Going! the last time, A Going! - Down - !!!

by George Cruikshank, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 13 April 1821
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D17916b

The whole Truth, or John Bull with his eyes opened (Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick)

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 1 February 1821
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D17917a

The Modern Genius of History at her Toilet

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 20 May 1821
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D17918a

Installation of a Knight Companion of the Bath

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 1 June 1821
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D17918b

Dido in Despair (Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick)

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 3 April 1821
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D17919a

Winding up to a pitch" the Automaton Scaramouch, -.or,- Harlequin Courier's Delight

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 17 February 1821
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D17919b

Bat, Cat and Mat (Bartolomeo Pergami; Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick; Sir Matthew Wood, 1st Bt)

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 1 June 1821
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D17920

Carrying Coals to Newcastle !!

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 16 February 1821
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D17922a

A gentle Jog into Jerusalem (Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick; Bartolomeo Pergami)

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 9 June 1821
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D17922b

A Pas de Deux or Love at first Sight (Bartolomeo Pergami; Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick)

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 14 May 1821
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D17923a

The Man of the Woods & the Cat-o'-mountain (Sir Matthew Wood, Bt; Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick)

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 27 March 1821
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D17923b

The Q-n's Ass in a Band-box (Sir Matthew Wood, 1st Bt; Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick)

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 22 January 1821
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D17924a

The Long & the Short of the Tale, -or-, the whole of the Concern

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 1 January 1821
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D17924b

Travelling Tête à Tête!! (Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick; Bartolomeo Pergami; Unknown man)

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 25 June 1821
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D17925a

An Old Friend with a New Face or the Baron in Disguise

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 25 June 1821
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D17925b

The Como-cal Hobby (Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick; Bartolomeo Pergami; Unknown woman; Unknown man)

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 20 April 1821
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