Attractive Victorian Courtroom Scene Stephanoff, James, After. Reynolds, S.W., Engraver. The Court of Claims, In the Painted Room of the Palace of Westminster. London: Published by Sir George Naylor, [c. 1824]. Attractively glazed and matted 16" x 13-1/2" aquatint in handsome 27-1/2" x 15" wood frame. Light toning to margins, image vivid. An attractive piece. $950. * Established in 1377, the Court of Claims is convened after the accession of a new sovereign to judge the applications of petitioners to perform honorary services at the coronation of the new monarch. Walker, The Oxford Companion to Law 304-305.
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