Taking physick, or, The news of shooting the King of Sweden! [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London]
Pubd. April 11th 1792 by H. Humphrey, N. 18 Old Bond Street
[1792, printed 1851?]
Physical Description:
1 print on wove paper : etching ; sheet 26 x 34 cm.
Notes:
Printmaker from George.
Date of printing based on that of Bohn's suppressed plates.
Sheet trimmed to and within plate mark.
Reissue, probably from Bohn, ii, suppressed plates. Cf. No. 8080 in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 6.
Temporary local subject terms: Interiors: latrine -- Male costume: royal night cap -- Emblems: burlesqued royal arms -- Allusion to assassination of Gustavus III.
H. Hill ; Mar. 1961 ; Acquisitions no.: 961-3-3-15.
Variant Titles:
News of shooting the King of Sweden
Associated Names:
Gillray, James, 1756-1815 [Printmaker]
Bohn, Henry G. 1796-1884 [Publisher]
Topics:
Charlotte, consort of George III, King of Great Britain, 1744-1818
George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820
Pitt, William, 1759-1806
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1751
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1792
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Call Number:
792.04.11.01+
Orbis Record:
7815796
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr07445
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10732764
PID:
digcoll:551101