CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 5649 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZ62-1526 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows, on the left, Lord North carrying a large sack labeled "Budget" over his shoulder, tethered to the sack by chain is a lion from which America (represented by a Native man wearing feathered headdress and skirt, holding in his right hand a staff topped with a liberty cap and in his left hand a tomahawk) has cut off a paw, to the right, behind the lion, are standing a Frenchman and a Spaniard, approaching from the far right are three men, members of "Associations" who demand an accounting of expenditures from Lord North.
MEDIUM: 1 print : engraving.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London] : Pub by E. Hedges No. 2, Under the Royal Exchange Cornhill, 1780 March 12th.
Title from item.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5, no. 5649
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. 767.
North, Frederick,--Lord,--1732-1792. Lions--1780. Government spending policy--England--1780. Economic aspects of war--England--1780. Public opinion--England--1780. United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1780.Engravings 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 3a05317 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a05317
CONTROL #: 2004673380
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