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        Equipt for a Northern Visit, 1822

        Williams, Charles (Ansell) (fl.c.1797-1850). English. Medium: colour etching. Date: 1822. Published in London on 7 August 1822 by J Johnston of 98 Cheapside; 'Folly as it grows in years, the more extravagant appears'; satirising the visit of King George IV (1762-1830) to Edinburgh; wearing the kilt was banned after the Battle of Culloden, but both the King and the Lord Mayor of London, Sir William Curtis (1752-1829) wore kilts during the visit; Provenance: Private Collection.

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