CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 5850 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZ62-45452 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows the Earl of Mansfield, seated, and the Earl of Sandwich keeping watch over the British lion asleep in a cradle around which are four barking dogs labeled "Holland", "America" who is urinating on a paper labeled "Tea Act", "France", and "Spain"; in the background, on the left, Gibraltar is under siege by the Spanish, and on the right, men (possibly George III) and dogs are hunting for stag.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London] : Pub. by T. Colley, High Holborn, 1781 Oct' 1.
Colley, Thomas, fl. 1780-1783, publisher.
Title from item.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5, no. 5850
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. 792.
Mansfield, William Murray,--Earl of,--1705-1793. Sandwich, John Montagu,--Earl of,--1718-1792. Dogs--1780-1790. Politics & government--England--1780-1790. United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1780-1790.Etchings 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 3a45647 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a45647
CONTROL #: 2004673411
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