CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 5574 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZ62-1520 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows a ragged family driven to poverty probably through the policies and actions of the Earl of Bute, George Germain, and Lord North, with some able assistence by former Massachusetts governor Francis Bernard (the apparent creators of the print, as well as the situation), though the family blames George Washington and the Americans for the economic problems in England.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London] : Publish'd by Virtue of Parliament not this day in particular, 1779 Dec.
Title from item.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5, no. 5574
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. 753.
Poverty--England--1770-1780. Economic aspects of war--England--1770-1780. Politics & government--England--1770-1780. United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1770-1780.Etchings British 1770-1780.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from b&w film copy neg.) cph 3a05312 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a05312
CONTROL #: 2004673363
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