CALL NUMBER: PC 3 - 1797 - Poor Sawney in sweetbriars (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZ62-125039 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Illustration shows two grotesquely caricatured Scots passing on the road, one, a peddler of sewing wares, says to the other who is somewhat emaciated, "What the deel is the matter with you Sawney?" to which he responds, "Deel a my Saul an I can tell, but all the Fat o' my Body has been running thro' my Pentle the last fortnight!!"
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: London : Pubd. by W. Holland, 1797 May.
Newton, Richard, 1777-1798, artist.
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Scots--1790-1800. Peddlers--Scotland--1790-1800. Weight loss--Scotland--1790-1800.
Ethnic stereotypes 1790-1800.Cartoons (Commentary) British 1790-1800.Etchings 1790-1800.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C., 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (b&w film copy neg.) cph 3c25039 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c25039
CONTROL #: 00650410
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