The Trial of Henry Lord Viscount Melville, in Westminster Hall

The Trial of Henry Lord Viscount Melville, in Westminster Hall
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A highly detailed scene taken during the trial of Melville, he stands addressing the bench. In the foreground, to either side, above and behind are crowds of onlookers. Melville was impeached for embezzlement of public funds, he was aquitted of the charges, but never returned to office.