CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 7690 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZC4-6854 (color film copy transparency)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Cartoon shows cleric Dr. Richard Price, kneeling on a crown with a demon on his back, peering through a peep-hole into the royal bedroom at Versailles, watching ruffians destroy the Queen's bed and bedroom in search of her; Queen Marie Antoinette is seen fleeing down a staircase.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching, hand-colored.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: London : S.W. Fores, [1790?] Dec. 12.
Cruikshank, Isaac, 1756?-1811?, artist.
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. 6, no. 7690
Marie Antoinette,--Queen, consort of Louis XVI, King of France,--1755-1793--Assassination attempts. Price, Richard,--1723-1791--Ethics. Riots--France--Paris--1790. Beds--1790. France--History--Revolution, 1789-1799--Destruction & pillage.
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1790.Etchings Hand-colored 1790.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (color film copy transparency) cph 3g06854 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g06854
CONTROL #: 00652668
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