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Image ID:
lwlpr01035
Call Number:
742.02.00.01
Creator:
Richardson, George, fl. ca. 1742, printmaker.
Title:
The qu--n of Hungary stript Geo. Richardson, Feb. 1742.
Related Title:
Queen of Hungary stript
Published:
[London] : Sold at [the] Blackmoos head, Exeter Change, [1742]
Description:
1 print on laid paper : etching ; plate mark 19.8 x 32.6 cm., on sheet 24 x 38 cm.
Notes:
Title from item. | Also attributed to George Bickam the Elder. | Bickham's name and date burnished from plate and replaced with that of Richardson's, along with alterations to design. See Stephens 2463 and 2512. | Twelve lines of verse in four columns below image: Who are all these that look so fine-a 'Tis P-----a, R----a, F----e, H-L---d and Spine-a ...
Reference:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Frederick George Stephens, v. 3, no. 2512
Summary:
Image enclosed within decorative scroll.
Local Subjects:
  •  Temporary local subject terms: War of the Austrian Succession, 1740-1748: stripping of the Hungarian Empire -- Birds: goose -- Go-carts -- Male dress: royal robes -- Female dress: royal robes -- See-saw -- Clergy -- Furniture: chair.
  • Subjects:
  •  George II, King of Great Britain, 1683-1760 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor, 1685-1740 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Elizabeth, Empress of Russia, 1709-1762 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Peter III, Emperor of Russia, 1728-1762 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Frederick II, King of Prussia, 1712-1786 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Francis II, g Grand Duke of Tuscany, 1708-1765 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Louis XV, King of France, 1710-1774 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Maria Theresa, Empress of Austria, 1717-1780 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Philip V, King of Spain, 1683-1746 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Elizabeth Farnese, consort of Philip V, King of Spain, 1692-1766 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Fleury, AndreŽ Hercule de, 1653-1743 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Neuhof, TheŽodore-Antoine, baron de, 1690-1756 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1742.
  • Etchings - England - London - 1742.
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