CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 5665 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZC4-6862 (color film copy transparency)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Cartoon shows a "Republican" squatting over an upturned crown, urinating into an upturned bishop's mitre. He supports himself with a staff on which is a liberty cap with the word "liberty" crossed out and "rebellion" written underneath. A doggrel "Your petitioner sheweth" is written underneath the image.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching, hand-colored.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: 1782 May 8.
LC copy, dated 1782, lacks publication information cited in British Museum Catalog.
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. 5665 (later issue)
Urination--1780-1790. Liberty cap--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: (color film copy transparency) cph 3g06862 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g06862
CONTROL #: 00652675
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