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Image ID:
lwlpr03717
Call Number:
773.07.13.01.2+
Creator:
Dawe, Philip, printmaker.
Title:
The enraged macaroni Philip Dawe invt. et fecit.
Published:
[London] : Printed for John Bowles, at No. 13 in Cornhill, published July 13th 1773.
Description:
1 print on laid paper : mezzotint ; sheet 35 x 25 cm.
Notes:
Sheet trimmed within plate mark resulting in loss of imprint. Imprint from an impression in the Library of Congress, call number PC 3 - 1773 - Enraged macaroni (A size) [P&P]. | State with title, printmaker's name and publication date. Cf. Impression in the Library of Congress. | Four lines of verse in two columns below title: The Billingsgate with rude and cutting jokes the macaroni to fierce rage provokes ... | Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Summary:
A Billingsgate fishwoman thrusts a fish in the face of startled macaroni who is about to draw his sword in reaction, while another woman, leaning out of the window of a grog shop behind them, is cutting off his long queue. Meanwhile, the macaroni's pet d
Local Subjects:
  •  Temporary local subject terms: Male fashion, 1773 -- Macaronies -- Street scenes -- Buildings: taverns -- Checkers sign -- Trades: fishwoman -- Pets: King Charles spaniel.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1773.
  • Mezzotints - England - London - 1773.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Bowles, John, 1701-1779, publisher.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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