CALL NUMBER: PC 3 - 1786--Royal exhibition, or ... (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-DIG-ppmsca-04310 (digital file from original)LC-USZ62-132978 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows a rear view of Maria Anne Fitzherbert and the Prince of Wales as bride and groom, they are connected by a ribbon on which is written "honi soit qui mal y pense"; two figures, also rear views, look on, "Courage alamode" from the left and "Marriage alamode" from the right. Three rear view portraits hang on the wall in the background, from left, "Justice Midas" with the ears of a donkey, "Nuptial Father" (the Pope), and as "High Priest" Edmund Burke.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching ; 25 x 35.3 cm. (plate), 27.6 x 39.2 cm. (sheet)
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London] : Pub'd ... by J. Carter, Oxford Street, 1786 May 29th.
Title from item.
Paper watermarked: JWhatman. DLC
Attributed to William Dent.
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
George--IV,--King of Great Britain,--1762-1830--Marriage. Fitzherbert, Maria Anne,--1756-1837--Marriage. Burke, Edmund,--1729-1797. Royal weddings--England--1780-1790. Buttocks--1780-1790. Faces--1780-1790.
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1780-1790.Etchings British 1780-1790.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from original) ppmsca 04310 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.04310 (b&w film copy neg.) cph 3c32978 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c32978
CONTROL #: 2003674096
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