Burning [the] rumps at Temple-barr [graphic] / W. Hogarth inv., delin., et sculp.

Edition:
[State 4].
Published/Created:
[London]
[Philip Overton and John Cooper]
[1726]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching and engraving on laid paper ; plate mark 275 x 514 mm, on sheet 286 x 525 mm
Notes:
Title engraved below image.
State, publisher, and date from Paulson.
Caption on either side of title, begins: "That Beastly Rabble that came down. From all the Garretts in the Town ..."
Numbered "11" above and to the right of the upper margin.
One of twelve large illustrations for Samuel Butler's Hudibras, 1725/6.
Sotheby's, F.E. Sotheby Sale, lot 215 (Hogarth's works) to Maggs for W.S. Lewis; 21 Nov. 1955; Acquisition no.: 955-11-21-93. Purchased as a bound collection of 97 prints with Sotheby bookplate; disbound January 1984.
Formerly owned by Frederick Edward Sotheby of Ecton, Northants, 1837-1909.
Abstract:
A riot in the street beside Temple Bar, the western boundary of the City of London, with the mob hanging and burning effigies of the members of the Rump Parliament; an effigy of Hudibras is carried in from the right on a pole by a man who carries in his other hand a sign "Down wth the Rumps"; he is followed by a crowd of men gesturing with sticks, brooms, and other tools. Rumps of beef burn over fires in the street.
Variant Titles:
Burning the rumps at Temple-barr
Associated Names:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764 [Printmaker]
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764 [Artist]
Topics:
Butler, Samuel, 1612-1680
Crowds
Effigies
Executions in effigy
Fires
Perrins, Charles William Dyson, 1864-1958
Puritans -- England
Riots
Signs (Notices)
Sotheby, Frederick Edward, 1837-1909
Steevens, George, 1736-1800
Temple Bar (London, England)
Topics:
Great Britain -- History -- Puritan Revolution, 1642-1660 -- Humor -- Early works to 1800
Language:
English
Genre:
Book illustrations
Engravings -- England -- London -- 1726
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1726
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1726
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
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:
Sotheby 93+ Box 205
Orbis Record:
9887513
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr22230
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
16030547
PID:
digcoll:2808279