CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 3838 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZ62-137506 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: A satire referring to the "Cock Lane Ghost" shows the interior of a bed-room crowded with men, some church ministers, one possibly Oliver Goldsmith, commenting on the "Cock Lane ghost". Two small children lie in a bed where the ghost of Fanny Lynes, carrying a mallet (used to make knocking sounds) appears on the bedstead head-cloth. One minister looks under the bed while several women stand to the side of the bed.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching, hand-colored.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [England : s.l., 1762 Jan. or later]
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / prepared by Frederic George Stephens, v. 4, no. 3838
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Satires (Visual works) British 1760-1770.Etchings Hand-color 1760-1770.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from b&w film copy neg.) cph 3c37506 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c37506
CONTROL #: 2006682163
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