The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné

Master record for Schaaf no. 777

Diminished copy of a lithograph by John (HB) Doyle, "Vacation Amusements. (No.2.) Swing, Swong!"

Attributed to: William Henry Fox Talbot

Alternate titles

Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax and Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey

Keywords: Politics Satire Caricature Conservatism Whig Radicalism

The original satirical lithograph was published on 14 September 1840, which means that Talbot's photograph of it must have been taken some time after that date.  The context of John (HB) Doyle in the political satire of the day is described here.