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Image ID:
lwlpr05522
Call Number:
784.04.24.01+
Creator:
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, printmaker.
Title:
Dark lanthern business, or, Mrs. Hob and Nob on a night canvass with a bosom friend
Related Title:
Mrs. Hob & Nob on a night canvass with a bosom friend | Mrs. Hob and Nob on a night canvass with a bosom friend
Published:
[London] : Pub. April 24, 1784, by H. Humphrey, Bond Street, [1784]
Description:
1 print on laid paper : etching ; sheet 27 x 34 cm.
Notes:
Imperfect; sheet trimmed on sides within plate mark. | Printmaker from George.
Reference:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Mary Dorothy George, v. 6, p. 112, sub "Three prints in the Guildhall Library"
Local Subjects:
  •  Temporary local subject terms: Canvassing: Duchess of Devonshire -- Canvassing: Countess of Buckinghamshire -- Chelsea pensioners -- Lighting: lamps -- Lanterns: dark lanterns -- Prostitutes -- Bagnios: Haddocks Bagnio -- Covent Garden: Piazza -- Blacks -
  • Subjects:
  •  Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of, 1757-1806 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Buckinghamshire, Albinia Hobart, Countess of, 1738-1816 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1784.
  • Etchings - England - London - 1784.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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