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        Cowardice Rewarded or the Devil will have his Due, 1756

        English School, (18th century). Medium: engraving. Date: 1756. Relates to the court-martial of Admiral John Byng (1704-57) who was executed after the loss of the island of Minorca; it was alleged that he did not 'do his utmost' to prevent the capture; image shows Byng being judged by Neptune, Mars and Justice; Provenance: Private Collection.

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