[The comical procession from Gloucester to Berkeley] [graphic] / Robt. Cruikshank fecit.

Creator:
Cruikshank, Robert, 1789-1856, printmaker.
Edition:
[Proof before aquatint and lettering].
Published/Created:
[London] :
[Sherwood & Co.],
[1826]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper ; plate mark 15.8 x 25 cm, on sheet 23 x 31 cm
Notes:
Title 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. 15225 in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 10.
Abstract:
A scene outside the Ram Inn (with a ram above the sign "Dealer in foreigh wintes"), part of whose front forms a background. Yokels are crowded in a wagons with banners, fiddlers, and trumpeter, all wearing favors, and accompanied by many pedestrians (including women and children with dogs) and one or two mounted men. They are witnesses, &c., in a lawsuit on the claim of the vicar of Berkeley, Mr. Carrington, to the great tithes of Gloucester; on a verdict against the vicar they are about to go in procession to Berkeley for a celebration near the vicarage, with a roasted ox, firing of small cannon, &c.
Topics:
Celebrations.
Clergy.
Crowds.
Musicians.
Parades & processions.
Pedestrians.
Taverns (Inns)
Tithes.
Topics:
Cruikshank, Robert, 1789-1856, artist.
Sherwood, Jones, and Co., publisher.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1826.
Satires (Visual works)--England--1826.
Trial proofs.
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
75
C9
824
Folio 75 C9 824 no. 22
Orbis Record:
12878569
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr34261
OID:
15959195
PID:
digcoll:2795771