CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 1117 (C size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-DIG-ppmsca-11651 (digital file from original print)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows scene in a bawdy house of pleasure frequented by Father Petre, Jesuits, and monks, where they mingle and dine with such figures as: Wantonness, Avarice, Sloth, Fury, and Vanity. Priests engage in lascivious acts and steal money from a dying person, a Protestant minister is driven away from the door, a fox delivers a sermon from a pulpit, and Jesuits help themselves to treasures in India. Individual figures numbered with key contained in dialogue between Eusebius and Simplicius.
MEDIUM: 1 print (broadside) : etching with letterpress.
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Alternate title from text in the illustration.
Includes descriptive dialogue between Eusebius and Simplicius, with key to numbered figures.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 1, no. 1117
Forms part of: British Cartoon Collection (Library of Congress).
Petre, Edward,--1631-1699. Deadly sins--1680-1690. Catholicism--Great Britain--1680-1690. Clergy--Great Britain--1680-1690.
Satires (Visual works) Dutch 1680-1690.Broadsides Dutch 1680-1690.Etchings 1680-1690.
Sic itur ad astra, scilicet
PART OF: British Political Cartoon Collection (Library of Congress)
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from original print) ppmsca 11651 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.11651
CONTROL #: 2006681092
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