CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 7127 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZ62-45473 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows the Prince of Wales and several British ministers (Burke, Fox, North, George Hanger, and possibly Sheridan) portrayed as poor Blacks, shabbily dressed and being driven toward debtor's prison depicted as "Brookes Rectifier of Spirits" by Edward Thurlow with raised stick.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London] : Pubd. as the Act directs, for the Proprietor, by E. Macklew, 1787 Jan. 12.
Attributed to William Dent, BM CPPS no. 7127.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 6, no. 7127
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 graphics in the Library of Congress / Compiled by Donald H. Cresswell, with a foreword by Sinclair H. Hitchings. Washington : [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.], 1975, no. 886.
George--IV,--King of Great Britain,--1762-1830. Fox, Charles James,--1749-1806. North, Frederick,--Lord,--1732-1792. Hanger, George,--1751?-1824. Blacks--England--1780-1790. Rulers--England--1780-1790.
Satires (Visual works) British 1780-1790.Etchings 1780-1790.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from b&w film copy neg.) cph 3a45668 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a45668
CONTROL #: 95503382
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