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Image ID:
lwlpr01244
Call Number:
746.02.00.02
Title:
Bob-cherry
Published:
[London] : Sold at the Print Shop in May's Buildings, Covent Garden, [1746]
Description:
1 print : etching, on laid paper ; plate mark 19.6 x 31.5 cm., on sheet 24 x 37 cm.
Notes:
On the street in front of a tavern under a sign with a picture of a crown, the Chief Justice leans on hitching post as he vomits the words "Sec. of State". The other men play at the game "Bob-Cherry", the cherries, hanging from the sign. Behind them in the distance is St. James's Palace. | Title from item. | Publisher identified from address.
Reference:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Frederick George Stephens, v. 3, no. 2851
Subjects:
  •  Carteret, John, Earl Granville, 1690-1763 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Cotton, John Hynde, Sir, 1686-1752 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Bath, William Pulteney, Earl of, 1684-1764 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Winchilsea, Daniel Finch, Earl of, 1689-1769
  • Eyeglasses.
  • Signs (Notices)
  • Taverns (Inns)
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1746.
  • Etchings - England - London - 1746.
  • Watermarks (Paper)
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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