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One of many drawings through which the Swiss artist Samuel Hieronymus Grimm recorded 'views, buildings, and objects of antiquity, or curiosity in various counties of England' for his patron, Sir Richard Kaye. The drawing depicts chairmen celebrating the unopposed re-election of John Jeffreys Pratt, Viscount Bayham, at the Bath by-election of 1789.

British Library Additional MS. 15546 plate 144

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Candidate: John Jeffreys Pratt
Constituency: Bath
date: 1789
date: August 1789
Election: Aug-1789
keyword: Drawing
keyword: Ink Drawing
maker: Samuel Hieronymus Grimm
materials: Indian ink
place: Bath
place: the Grove, Bath