Annals of sporting [graphic] : by Calem Quizem, Esqr. and his various correspondents.

Creator:
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, printmaker.
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; sheet 16.9 x 21.8 cm
Notes:
Title from text heading vignette in left panel.
Printmaker from British Museum catalogue.
Four lines of verse below vignette in left panel: The courtier is thrown in pursuit of his game, the poets too often laid low...
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
CtY-LW
Abstract:
A plate with four images etched for the publication: Annals of sporting by Caleb Quizem, Esqr. In the upper left, the image for the etched title page with an image of a man falling from a winged horse; upper right, a portrait of Caleb Quizem, Esqr. sitting in an armchair wtih a quizzing glass in his right hand, two books on the table beside him along with a quill pen and ink stand and on the wall a picture of a man "Geoffey Cambr[..] who also sits in an armchair and his gouty foot on a stool; lower left, image of a man on horseback (rear view) with a cannon above and a caption "The true method of sitting a horse mathematically delineated."; lower right image, an image at 90 degrees to the other images with a man mid-flight having been thrown from his horse, having failed to jump a gate. Another rider looks on in horror (right) and a peasant also with a look of horror looks on from the road (left). With caption above, "How to vault from the saddle" and signed "Woodward del. ; Rowlandson fect."
Variant Titles:
Caleb Quizem, Esqr.
Topics:
Horseback riding.
Pegasus,--depicted.
Topics:
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley--Ownership.
Harvey, Francis--Ownership.
Riviere & Son Binding.
Tegg, Thomas, 1776-1845, publisher.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1809.
Satires (Visual works)--England--1809.
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
Source Title:
Annals of sporting.
Call Number:
809.00.00.13
Orbis Record:
9151053
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr35361
Citation:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 8, no. 11479 & 11480
Grego, J. Rowlandson the caricaturist, v. 2, page 178
OID:
16228920
PID:
digcoll:4083334