CALL NUMBER: PC 2 - Rolle complimented ... (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZ62-132984 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows John Rolle addressing a "Learned Pig, Surprising Monkey, Wonderful Hare, Dancing Dogs, [and] Conjuring Horse", the "wonders of the age." Includes six lines of verse: "Illustrious Rolle! O may thy honor'd name ... The world has ne'er produc'd a Roll like thee" and the suggestion to "vide the Rolliad."
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching ; 20.5 x 28.3 cm. (plate)
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [1785 June 17th]
Title from item.
Attributed to William Dent.
Paper watermarked: JWhatman. DLC
See: Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 6, no. 6817.
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Rolle of Stevenstone, John Rolle,--Baron,--1750-1842. Curiosities & wonders--1780-1790. Animals in human situations--1780-1790.
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1780-1790.Etchings British 1780-1790.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (b&w film copy neg.) cph 3c32984 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c32984
CONTROL #: 2003674091
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