CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 5624 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZ62-1524 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows a bull tossing a Spaniard into the air, the Earl of Bute, Lord North, and the Earl of Mansfield are attempting to hold it back by pulling on its tail; a Frenchman and America (represented by a Native wearing a feathered headdress and skirt) are standing on the right frightened by the actions of the bull; and an amused Dutchman is sitting on a keg of gin on the left.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London] : Publish'd by W. Humphrey No. 227 Strand, 1780 Jany. 4th.
Humphrey, William, ca. 1740-ca. 1810, publisher.
Title from item.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5, no. 5624
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. 763.
John Bull (Symbolic character)--1780. Bulls--England--1780. International relations--England--1780. United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1780.Etchings British 1780.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from b&w film copy neg.) cph 3a05315 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a05315
CONTROL #: 2004673371
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