Retaliation, or, The cudgeller caught [graphic] / Kay fect.

Creator:
Kay, John, 1742-1826, printmaker.
Published/Created:
[Edinburgh] :
[s.n.],
[not before 1877]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper ; plate mark 148 x 104 mm, on sheet 28 x 20 cm.
Notes:
Probably from: A series of original portraits and caricature etchings by the late John Kay (1877).
Title from item.
Numbered in lower left of plate: 47.
Place and date of imprint conjectured from that of book.
Restrike of no 6691 in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 6.
Abstract:
A porter is shown beating Captain Crawford with a stick. Behind the pair is Miss Hay of Mountblairy and Crawford's sister who wields her own stick. An imaginary incident based on Captain Crawford's 1784 threat against the printmaker.
Variant Titles:
Cudgeller caught
Topics:
Fighting.
Hats.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--Scotland--Edinburgh--1877.
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
877.00.00.01
Orbis Record:
6958125
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr05336
OID:
15810090
PID:
digcoll:2781084