Title engraved below image. State, publisher, and date from Paulson. Numbered "6."--Upper right corner. Lettered below image with verse beginning: "She vow'd she would go see the sight and visit the distressed knight: and 'twas not long before she found him, and his stout squire in the pound ..."
"Hudibras and Ralpho are in the stocks, the knight's boots, sword and pistols taking the place of the fiddle; a sympathetic widow, accompanied by her maid, addresses Hudibras while villagers gather round to mock, and a small boy urinates on Ralpho's foot"--British Museum online catalogue.
Great Britain--History--Puritan Revolution, 1642-1660--Humor--Early works to 1800.
Butler, Samuel,--1612-1680.--Hudibras--Illustrations. Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, artist. Overton, Philip, -1751, publisher. Perrins, Charles William Dyson,--1864-1958--Ownership. Sotheby, Frederick Edward,--1837-1909--Ownership. Steevens, George,--1736-1800--Ownership.
Book illustrations. Engravings--England--London--1726. Etchings--England--London--1726. Satires (Visual works)--England--1726.
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Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 1, no. 509 Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (3rd ed.), no. 87 Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (1st ed.), no. 78
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