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Sir Francis Burdett's imprisonment in the Tower of London, 1810. Interior view of the Tower of London, with Sir Francis Burdett behind bars clutching a copy of the Magna Carta. On the left are King George III, Queen Charlotte and one of the Princesses. Spencer Perceval is represented as an ass, Sir John Pitt Chatham is a goose and Charles Philip Yorke is a bear.

Le moulinet, or Practicing Quadrille dancing at home for fear of accidents at the ball, 1817. Lewis Walpole Library Digital Collection 817.05.00.05+

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Maestà del Duomo di Siena (Tempera and Gold on Wood) The Maestà of the Siena Cathedral is a painted altarpiece composed of many individual paintings. It was commissioned in 1308 by the city of Siena and is widely regarded as Duccio's masterpiece.