[The great subscription room at Brooks's, or, Opposition members engaged upon Hazard-ous points] [graphic].

Creator:
Cruikshank, Robert, 1789-1856, printmaker.
Edition:
[Proof before aquatint and lettering].
Published/Created:
[London] :
[Sherwood & Co.],
[1825]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper ; plate mark 15.5 x 24.8 cm, on sheet 24.5 x 30 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. 15217 in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 10.
Abstract:
The palatial room, lit by a candle chandelier, is filled with members standing in conversation. Burdett, in breeches and boots, is recognizable. Four throw dice at a table in the foreground.
Variant Titles:
Opposition members engaged upon hazardous points
Topics:
Chandeliers.
Conversation.
Eating & drinking.
Gambling.
Men.
Private clubs.
Topics:
Brooks's (Club)
Cruikshank, Robert, 1789-1856, artist.
Sherwood, Jones, and Co., publisher.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1825.
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. 18
Orbis Record:
12878403
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr34257
OID:
15959191
PID:
digcoll:2795767