by Thomas Woolnoth, published by Fisher Son & Co
stipple engraving, published 1828
7 1/2 in. x 5 1/4 in. (189 mm x 132 mm) paper size
Bequeathed by (Frederick) Leverton Harris, 1927
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- Charles Manners-Sutton (1755-1828), Archbishop of Canterbury. Sitter in 9 portraits.
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Events of 1828back to top
Current affairsDuke of Wellington becomes Prime Minister.
Madhouse Act attempts to regulate asylums and ensure new arrivals are genuinely insane.
Repeal of the Test Acts removes political restrictions from dissenters, allowing them to hold public office.