An apparition [graphic].

Creator:
Newton, Richard, 1777-1798, printmaker.
Edition:
[State with aquatint].
Physical Description:
1 print : etching and aquatint on laid paper, hand-colored ; sheet 32.7 x 24 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Attributed to Newton in the British Museum online catalogue, registration no.: 2001,0520.7.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
CtY-LW
Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Abstract:
In a churchyard, a resurrection man holding a lantern, his hat and shovel at his feet, is surprised by ghost, rising from grave. In the background is a church and in the foreground, a skull and bone.
Topics:
Cemeteries.
Churches.
Ghosts.
Gravedigging.
Lanterns.
Occupations.
Skull & crossbones.
Spades.
Tombs & sepulchral monuments.
Topics:
Holland, William, active 1782-1817, publisher.
Searle, Ronald,--1920---Ownership.
Language:
English
Genre:
Aquatints--England--London--1790.
Etchings--England--London--1790.
Satires (Visual works)--England--1790.
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
790.05.01.02.1
790.05.01.02.1+
Orbis Record:
12976858
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr35081
OID:
16228939
PID:
digcoll:4083357