[Surry collegians giving a lift to a limb of the law] [graphic].

Creator:
Cruikshank, Robert, 1789-1856, artist.
Edition:
[Proof before aquatint and lettering].
Published/Created:
[London] :
[Sherwood Jones & Co.,
[1825]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper ; plate mark 15.4 x 24.9 cm, on sheet 24.0 x 31.7 cm
Notes:
Title, printmaker, and imprint from published state.
Plate etched for: Westmacott, C.M. English spy. London : Sherwood, Jones, and Co., 1825-1826.
For published state see: No. 14952 in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 10.
Abstract:
The many windowed buildings are on the right, the high curved and spiked wall on the left. A lawyer, who invoked proceedings for gaming offences against former cronies, is being tossed high from a vast blanket, having been lured into the prison. A group of men with racquets is on the left. College=prison. See British Museum catalogue.
Topics:
Crowds.
Fighting.
Universities & colleges.
Topics:
Sherwood, Jones, and Co., publisher.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1825.
Lawyers.
Satires (Visual works)--England--1825.
Trial proofs.
Format:
Image
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
75
C9
824
Folio 75 C9 824 no. 9
Orbis Record:
12874212
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr34248
OID:
15959182
PID:
digcoll:2795764