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Image ID:
lwlpr10450
Call Number:
803.12.21.01
Title:
Trick and tie, or, Hodge no calf
Related Title:
Hodge no calf
Published:
[London] : Publish'd Decr. 21, 1803 by Laurie & Whittle, 53 Fleet Street, London, [1803]
Description:
1 print on wove paper : etching with stipple ; plate mark 19.8 x 25.2 cm., on sheet 23 x 29 cm.
Notes:
Plate numbered '324' in lower left corner. | From the Laurie & Whittle series of Drolls. | Three lines of caption below title: Citizen. "Pray fellow what do you mean by ringing my bell so violently; what's your business? Hodge. I did na know it was a bell -I only pull'd that there iron ring. -Cit. Pray what countryman are you. -Hodge. I be an Essex man Measter. -Cit. I thought so, for a person can't beat a bush there , but out comes a calf. -Hodge. Aye Measter, and I perceive a man can't ring a bell in Lunnun but out pops an ass.
Reference:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Mary Dorothy George, v. 8, no.10217
Local Subjects:
  •  Temporary local subject terms: Bell -- Citizen -- St. Paul's.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1803.
  • Etchings - England - London - 1803.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Robert Laurie and James Whittle, publisher.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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