CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 5229 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZC4-6751 (color film copy transparency)LC-USZ62-123024 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Cartoon shows Leopold II and Frederick William II with swords drawn, Catherine II holding a cleaver, and Louis XV with a knife seated around a table on which rests a partitioned cake, representing Poland, each monarch getting a separate, but not equal share; in the background on the left stands a weeping king of Poland, on the right, with sword raised is the Sultan.
MEDIUM: 1 print : engraving.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London : 1774 Sept. 1]
Lodge, John, d. 1796, artist.
Illus. from: The Westminster magazine, vol. II, p. 416.
Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5, no. 5229
Exhibit loan 4161-L.
Leopold--II,--Holy Roman Emperor,--1747-1792. Catherine--II,--Empress of Russia,--1729-1796. Frederick William--II,--King of Prussia,--1744-1797. Louis--XV,--King of France,--1710-1774. Stanislaw--II August,--King of Poland,--1732-1798. Poland--History--First partition, 1772.
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1770-1780.Engravings 1770-1780.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (color film copy transparency) cph 3g06751 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g06751 (b&w film copy neg.) cph 3c23024 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c23024
CONTROL #: 99404810
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