CALL NUMBER: PC 3 - 1820 - R--l cock and chickens ... (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-DIG-ppmsca-04320 (digital file from original)LC-USZC4-9898 (color film copy transparency)LC-USZ62-132086 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print showing George IV, horned and with wings which are spread to provide a protective, umbrella-like shell for his supporters, a gouty foot well wrapped, a ribbon around the other labeled "Infidelity - Honi Soit," holding a bottle labeled "Peoples Tears," and sitting with his mistress, "Care-away Cunningham" i.e., Lady Conyngham. In the background, to the left is a line of armed cavalry "Civil Gentleman or a Rod in Pickle," at center sits Britannia covering her face in shame, and on the right, beneath "A Storm gathering," are huddled "The People."
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching, hand-colored ; 33.7 x 41.3 cm. (sheet)
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London] : Published by W. Benbow, Corner of St. Clements Church Yard Strand, 1820 Decr. 12.
Title from item.
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
George--IV,--King of Great Britain,--1762-1830. Adultery--England--London--1820. Politics & government--England--London--1820. Britannia (Symbolic character)
Satires (Visual works) British 1820.Etchings Hand-colored 1820.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from original print) ppmsca 04320 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.04320 (digital file from color film copy transparency) cph 3g09898 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g09898 (digital file from b&w film copy neg.) cph 3c32086 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c32086
CONTROL #: 2002719723
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