CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 8436 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-DIG-ppmsca-05417 (digital file from original print)LC-USZC2-3599 (color film copy slide)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows an old woman, a sansculotte, in ragged dress, her arms folded across her chest, holding a pistol in one hand, which she fires at a man lying on the ground, and a dagger in the other. There is a skull and crossbones design on her garment, she wears a miniature guillotine hanging from her neck, and claws are showing through her shoes. At a tavern in the background, men are smoking pipes and bowling with skulls beneath a sign showing the severed and bleeding head of Louis XVI and from which a naked body hangs.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching, hand-colored.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [L]ondon : Pub. by S.W. Fores, N. 3 Piccadilly, who has fitted up his Caracature Exhibition in an Entire novel stile admit 1s, NB folios lent out, 1794 March 10.
Cruikshank, Isaac, 1756?-1811?, artist.
Title from item.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 7, no. 8436
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
France--History--Reign of Terror, 1793-1794. Sansculottes--1790-1800.
Satires (Visual works) British 1790-1800.Etchings Hand-colored 1790-1800.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from original print) ppmsca 05417 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.05417 (digital file from color film copy slide) cph 3b51552 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b51552
CONTROL #: 2004669789
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