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Charles Wright's champagne was renowned for its cheapness and critics asserted that it was not French in origin. Wright took the matter to court in 1827 [Matoff, S; Conflicted Life: William Jerdan, 1782-1869, London Editor, Author and Critic, p171]
This Advertisement for Charles Wright's Champagne, Engraved by George Hunt, appeared at about that time. In the background three decrepit individuals stagger beneath a sign reading "Baths" and to the right two healthy looking men stand beneath signs reading "Charles Wright's Champagne."

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