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Image ID:
lwlpr09920
Call Number:
800.03.00.02
Title:
John Bull's watchman neglecting his duty!!!
Published:
[Weimar : Im Verlage des Industrie-Comptoirs, 1800]
Description:
1 print on laid paper : etching, hand-colored ; plate mark 17.5 x 22.5 cm., on sheet 19 x 24 cm.
Notes:
Title from caption etched below image. | Reduced copy of a print of the same title by Cawse, published by Fores on January 1, 1800. See Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 7, no. 9508. | Publication information from periodical for which the plate was etched. | Plate from: London und Paris. Weimar: Im Verlage des Industrie-Comptoirs, 1800, v. 5., p. 252. | Numbered 'No. VIII' in upper right corner.
Reference:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Mary Dorothy George, v. 7, no. 9508A
Local Subjects:
  •  Temporary local subject terms: Buildings: Treasury -- Elections: Westminster election, 1800 -- Literature: allusion to Sheridan's Pizarro -- Lighting: watchman's lantern -- Animals: watchdog -- Thieves -- Bags of money -- Cap of liberty as bonnet rouge.
  • Subjects:
  •  Pitt, William, 1759-1806 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Fox, Charles James, 1749-1806 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Sheridan, Richard Brinsley, 1751-1816 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Melville, Henry Dundas, Viscount, 1742-1811 - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • John Bull (Symbolic character) - Caricatures and cartoons.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1800.
  • Etchings - Germany - Weimar - 1800.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Cawse, John, 1779-1862, artist.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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