CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 8899 (B size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZC4-8764 (color film copy transparency)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: A fashionable crowd playing cards at two tables. In the foreground, four people playing the game Pope-Joan. One of the women is wearing a loose fitting semi-transparent dress with her breasts exposed. Behind her, peering down her dress, is a man who is about to cut off a candle due to his distracted state. Rear view of a fat woman dominates the left side of the picture.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching, hand-colored.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London] : H. Humphrey, 1796 March 12th.
Gillray, James, 1756-1815, engraver.
Catalog of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 7, no. 8899
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Exhibited: Gillray and the Art of Caricature.
Women--Clothing & dress--Great Britain--1790-1800. Lust--1790-1800. Card games--Great Britain--1790-1800.
Etchings Hand-colored 1790-1800.Cartoons (Commentary) British 1790-1800.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (color film copy transparency) cph 3g08764 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g08764
CONTROL #: 2001695089
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