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Image ID:
lwlpr04927
Call Number:
782.03.27.01
Title:
Lord No--h, in the suds
Related Title:
Lord North in the suds
Published:
[London] : Pub. by T. Evans Oxford Street Mch. 27, 1782 London, [1782]
Description:
1 print : etching & engraving ; sheet 18 x 24 cm.
Notes:
Title from item. | Imperfect; sheet trimmed within plate mark. | Attributed to T. Colley by George.
Reference:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Mary Dorothy George, v. 5, no. 5968
Summary:
Lord North, fully clothed, sits in a washtub surrounded by scrub women or fish-wives, one of whom scrubs him with a brush, while another ladles soapy water over him. A fox (Charles James Fox) observes the scene from the extreme left, while the Devil sta
Subjects:
  •  North, Frederick, Lord, 1732-1792.
  • Soap - Taxation.
  • Taxation - Great Britain.
  • Devil.
  • Laundresses.
  • Bathing.
  • Clothing & dress - England - 1780-1790.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1782.
  • Engravings - England - London - 1782.
  • Etchings - England - London - 1782.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Colley, Thomas, fl. 1780-1783.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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