A wooden substitute, or, Any port in a storm [graphic].

Creator:
Lane, Theodore, 1800-1828, printmaker.
Physical Description:
1 print : etching with stipple on wove paper, hand-colored ; sheet 27.2 x 21.1 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Attributed to Theodore Lane in the British Museum catalogue.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
CtY-LW
Abstract:
"A companion plate to British Museum Satires no. 14103. Alderman Wood takes the Queen's left arm, staring down at her and grinning. He wears a top-hat on the back of his head, black tail-coat with trousers; his left hand is thrust under the buttons of his double-breasted coat. He wears an order and a star on which the Queen's head is depicted (see British Museum Satires no. 13810). From her neck hang twin miniatures: Bergami and Wood. Her dress is a modified version of that in British Museum Satires no. 14103: between open over-dress and Turkish trousers is a frilled petticoat reaching well below the knee; her feathered hat resembles that worn at her 'trial'. They stand in a wooded landscape with goats and rabbits in the middle distance. In the background, on the edge of a lake, is the tiny figure of Bergami, both arms raised."--British Museum online catalogue.
Variant Titles:
Any port in a storm
Topics:
Bergami, Bartolomeo Bergami,--Baron--Caricatures and cartoons.
Caroline,--Queen, consort of George IV, King of Great Britain,--1768-1821--Caricatures and cartoons.
Humphrey, G. (George), 1773-1831?, publisher.
Wood, Matthew,--Sir,--1768-1843--Caricatures and cartoons.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1821.
Satires (Visual works)--England--1821.
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:
821.01.19.XX
IN PROCESS
Orbis Record:
13128237
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr35505
Citation:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 10, no. 14109
OID:
16227160
PID:
digcoll:4083197