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Image ID:
lwlpr02996
Call Number:
770.11.10.02++
Creator:
Goldar, John, 1729-1795, printmaker.
Title:
Statute Hall for hiring servants J. Goldar sculpt.
Published:
[London] : Printed for Robt. Sayer, No. 53 Fleet Street, and Jno. Smith. No. 35 Cheapside, as the act directs, Novr. 10, 1770.
Description:
1 print on laid paper : etching & engraving ; sheet 37 x 47 cm.
Notes:
Title from item. | Sheet trimmed within plate mark. | "Engraved from an original picture painted by Mr Daws, in the possesion [sic] of Mr Smith."--Below title. | Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Summary:
In a large, barn-like hall on the street level, with an open door on the right, a man stands outside the door raises a staff denying entrance to two men coming towards him. The hall is spacious, with an arched double door and a skylight window above in t
Local Subjects:
  •  Temporary local subject terms: Statute Hall -- Constables -- Blacks -- Domestic service: hiring.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1770.
  • Engravings - England - London - 1770.
  • Etchings - England - London - 1770.
  • Watermarks (Paper)
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Dawes, William, fl. 1760-1774, artist.
  • Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794, publisher.
  • Smith, John, fl. 1750-1792, publisher.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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