Rossetti and His Circle, 4 ¼ x 6 ½ inches. Click on image to enlarge it.. Plate 1 from
British Stock and Alien Inspiration
First County Member “Very clever, no doubt —”
Second Country Member “Full of wonderful ideas but —”
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First County Member
Second Country Member “Not to be trusted for one moment.”
The point seems to be that the county members of parliament don’t trust Disraeli (at left) just as Hunt and Millais don’t trust Rossetti (at right).
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Beerbohm, Max. Rossetti and His Circle. London: William Heinemann, 1922.
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