CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 4195 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZC4-7101 (color film copy transparency)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Cartoon shows the entrance to a large building furnished with columns, from which heavy curtains are suspended. In the distance is the dome of St. Paul's to signify that the scene is in London. A coach, which is about to crush a Scotch thistle in the road, occupies the middle of the foreground, and contains John Wilkes and three of his supporters. In the foreground Britannia lies mourning, saying: "I am griev'd at the unhappy fate of my dear country, and my much beloved son Wilkes."
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: 1768 May 20th.
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. 4, no. 4195
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1760-1770.Etchings 1760-1770.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (color film copy transparency) cph 3g07101 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g07101
CONTROL #: 99406044
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