CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 5855 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-DIG-ppmsca-13639 (digital file from original print)LC-USZ62-1529 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows George III and Lord North standing in a kitchen, both wear aprons, George III has his back to the fireplace, between them, on the floor, is an overturned kettle of fish, each labeled with the name of a colony. George III says, "O Boreas, the loss of these fish will ruin us forever", North replies, "My honored liege never fret. Minden & I will cook 'em yet", on the wall behind North is a map labeled "Plan of North America".
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching, hand-colored ; 32.3 x 24.4 cm (sheet)
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London] : Pubd. by W. Wells No. 132 Fleet Street, 1781 Decr. 10.
Title from item.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5, no. 5855
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. 794.
George--III,--King of Great Britain,--1738-1820. North, Frederick,--Lord,--1732-1792. Politics & government--England--1780-1790. Cooks--1780-1790. Fish--1780-1790. United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1780-1790.Etchings British Hand-colored 1780-1790.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from original print) ppmsca 13639 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.13639 (digital file from b&w film copy neg.) cph 3a05320 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a05320
CONTROL #: 2004673413
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