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Image ID:
lwlpr01861
Call Number:
757.06.17.01.1+
Title:
Without : from the London Gazette of Saturday, June 11, 1757.
Published:
[London] : Publish'd according to act of Parliament, June 17, 1757, by T. Ewart at the Bee Hive near St. Martins Lane in the Strand, [17 June 1757]
Description:
1 print : etching, on laid paper ; sheet 24 x 35 cm.
Notes:
Title etched above image. | Description based on imperfect impression; sheet trimmed within plate mark. | Following imprint: "Price six pence."
Reference:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Frederick George Stephens, v. 3, no. 3605
Summary:
In the upper right, beneath the French flag, French troops and Indians attack English settlers and burn their homes as signs of general social and political corruption are illustrated in the foreground; each scene is numbered and explained in the key bel
Subjects:
  •  George II, King of Great Britain, 1683-1760 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Political corruption - Great Britain.
  • Backgammon.
  • Clergy.
  • Games.
  • Pleading (Begging)
  • Starvation.
  • United States - History - French and Indian War, 1754-1763.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1757.
  • Etchings - England - London - 1757.
  • Watermarks (Paper) - L V G.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Ewart, Thomas, fl. 1756-1766, publisher.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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