Sawney discover'd, or, The Scotch intruders 1760 [graphic].

Edition:
[1st state].
Published/Created:
[London]
[publisher not identified]
[1761]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on laid paper ; sheet 21 x 32 cm
Notes:
"Satire on the Scots and on the supposed relationship between Lord Bute and Princess Augusta, showing on the right a curtain decroated with thistles and the Stuart royal motto "Nemo me impune lacessit" behind which the couple are seen fondling each other in company of a short man or boy and another man (identified as "B-T-FI"), both evidently Scots; five Scotsmen and a Scottish woman stand to the left hoping for posts, two of them refer to connections with France."--British Museum online catalogue.
Title etched below image.
Printmaker and publication date from British Museum catalogue.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
The top sheet contains the figures of the Princess of Wales, Lord Bute, and two others, that can be seen behind the screen when the print is viewed against a source of light.
Alfred Bowditch Collection; December 1966; Acquisitions no.: 966-12-2-124.
Mounted.
Variant Titles:
Scotch intruders 1760
Associated Names:
Townshend, George Townshend, Marquis, 1724-1807 [Printmaker]
Topics:
Augusta, Princess of Wales, 1719-1772
Bute, John Stuart, Earl of, 1713-1792
Queensberry, William Douglas, Duke of, 1725-1810
Smollett, T. 1721-1771
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1761
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1761
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:
761.00.00.03.1
Orbis Record:
4894401
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr00067
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10697253
PID:
digcoll:549074