Hudibras's first adventure [graphic] / W. Hogarth delin. et sculp.
[London] Sold by Phil. Overton near St. Dunstans Church Fleetstreet and Ino. Cooper in Iames Street, Convent Garden 
1 print : etching and engraving on laid paper ; sheet 26.6 x 23.8 cm
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 1, no. 506 Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (3rd ed.), no. 84 Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (lst ed.), no. 75
Title engraved below image. State, publisher, and date from Paulson. Numbered "3" in upper right corner. Caption below, on either sige of title beginning: The catalogue and character of th' enemies best men of war; whome ina bold harangue [the] knight defies, and challenges to fight. H' encounters Talgol, routs the bear, and takes the fidler prisoner; conveys him to enchanted castle, there shuts him fast in wooden bastile. Sheet trimmed within plate mark. Purchased from John Grant, Ltd., Edinburgh; August 1940; £20 Kinnaird lot. With Kinnaird bookplate; disbound at Yale. Formerly owned by Charles Kinnaird, 8th Lord Kinnaird of Inchture (1780-1826). Imprint mostly erased from this impression.
Hudibras and Ralpho encounter a mob armed with sticks; in the foreground to right, a one-legged fiddler, a butcher and a dancing bear with his leader. On the left, a woman reaches out her arms.
Bears Butchers Butler, Samuel, 1612-1680 Crowds Kinnaird, Charles Kinnaird, Baron, 1780-1826 Musicians People with disabilities Perrins, Charles William Dyson, 1864-1958 Puritans Riots Steevens, George, 1736-1800 Trained animals
Great Britain -- History -- Puritan Revolution, 1642-1660 -- Humor -- Early works to 1800
Book illustrations Engravings -- England -- London -- 1726 Etchings -- England -- London -- 1726 Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1726
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