CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 6026 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-DIG-ppmsca-05432 (digital file from original print)LC-USZC4-8779 (color film copy transparency)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Cartoon showing Edmund Burke, as an Irish jesuit, seated at a table eating potatoes from a pot labeled "Relick No. 1. used by St. Peter." Upon the appointment of Shelburne, following the death of Rockingham, Burke resigned from his position as Rockingham's secretary in protest.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching, hand-colored.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London] : Pubd. by Eh. D'Achery, 1782 Augt. 23d.
Gillray, James, 1756-1815, artist.
Title from item.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5, no. 6026
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Exhibited: Gillray and the Art of Caricature.
Burke, Edmund,--1729-1797--Resignation from office. Resignations--1780-1790. Retirements--1780-1790. Eating & drinking--1780-1790.
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1780-1790.Etchings Hand-colored 1780-1790.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from original print) ppmsca 05432 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.05432 (digital file from color film copy transparency) cph 3g08779 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g08779
CONTROL #: 2001695203
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