CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 6650 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZ62-45474 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows three Irish(?) men and a woman (possibly representing Ireland) are about to tar and feather a man for refusing "to enter into a non-importation and non-consumption agreement." In the background are airing or drying racks for linen or wool and buildings associated with the textile industry in Ireland.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching and engraving.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [1784 August 1]
Title from item.
Illus. from: Walker's Hibernian magazine; or, Compendium of entertaining knowledge. Dublin : Printed by R. Gibson, [1784, p. 345]
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 6, no. 6650
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 graphics in the Library of Congress / Compiled by Donald H. Cresswell, with a foreword by Sinclair H. Hitchings. Washington : [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.], 1975, no. 874.
Politics & government--England--1780-1790. Tarring & feathering--England--1780-1790. Textile industry--Ireland--1780-1790. United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1780-1790.Intaglio prints British 1780-1790.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from b&w film copy neg.) cph 3a45669 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a45669
CONTROL #: 2004676779
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