CALL NUMBER: PC 3 - 1788--School for boxing (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZ62-132988 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows two men engaged in a boxing match, several men stand nearby; one man seated on a stool seems to be suffering a loss of breath, another man is receiving false black eyes.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching ; 24.8 x 34.5 cm. (plate)
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London] : Pub'd ... for the proprietor by W. Moore, No. 48 New Bond Street and W. Dickie, No. 195 Strand, 1788 Feb. 6th.
Title from item.
Attributed to William Dent.
Caption: Opened for instructing Gentlemen, on the lowest terms, in the noble Art of Pugilism, .... Such Gentlemen as are prevented by weak constitutions from taking a lesson may be qualified for ... polite assemblies with artifical [sic] bloody noses & black eyes.
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
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 3c32988 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c32988
CONTROL #: 2003674080
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