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Image ID:
lwlpr05520
Call Number:
784.04.22.08+
Creator:
Dent, W., fl. 1783-1793, printmaker.
Title:
The Brentford race for the Middlesex septennial plate W. D.
Published:
[London] : Pubd. as the act directs, by J. Brown, Rathbone Place, April 22d, 1784.
Description:
1 print : etching & drypoint, hand-colored, on laid paper ; sheet 25 x 33 cm.
Notes:
Title etched below image. | Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
Reference:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Mary Dorothy George, v. 6, no. 6550
Local Subjects:
  •  Temporary local subject terms: Elections: Middlesex, 1784 -- Signs: sign-posts -- Horses: 'Justice' -- Hobby horses -- Horse racing -- Coalitions: Allusion to Fox-North Coalition, 1783 -- 'Blue and buff' -- Allusion to Brentford -- Apothecaries -- Election favors -- Scrutiny: Middlesex Election, 1784 -- Justice -- Cap of Liberty -- Staff of Liberty -- Crutches as hobby horses -- Electoral candidates: Middlesex Election, 1784 -- Asses -- Scales of Justice.
  • Subjects:
  •  George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Wilkes, John, 1725-1797 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Mainwaring, William, 1735-1821 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Byng, George, ca. 1735-1789 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Dunstan, Jeffery, 1759?-1797 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Fox, Charles James, 1749-1806 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • North, Frederick, Lord, 1732-1792 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Hall, Edward, fl. 1784-1793 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • House, Samuel, d. 1785 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of, 1757-1806 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Norfolk, Charles Howard, Duke of, 1746-1815 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Great Britain. Parliament - Elections, 1784.
  • Westminster (London, England) - Politics and government.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1784.
  • Drypoints - England - London - 1784.
  • Etchings - England - London - 1784.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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