CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 8145 (B size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZC4-6088 (color film copy transparency)LC-USZ62-85548 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: A design in two compartments. On the left is a lean and ragged sansculotte, seated on a stool before an open hearth ravenously eating raw onions, while he warms his bare toes at the fire. He is rejoicing. On the right is an immensely fat Englishman dining well, who is complaining about taxation and starvation.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching, color.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: London : Pubd. by H. Humphrey, December 21st 1792.
Gillray, James, 1756-1815, 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, no. 8145
Eating & drinking--France--1790-1800. Eating & drinking--Great Britain--1790-1800. Poverty--France--1790-1800. Wealth--Great Britain--1790-1800. Obesity--1790-1800.
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1790-1800.Etchings Color 1790-1800.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (color film copy transparency) cph 3g06088 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g06088 (b&w film copy neg.) cph 3b32076 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b32076
VIDEO FRAME ID: LCPP003B-32076 (from b&w film copy neg.)
CONTROL #: 98514300
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