The old scourge return'd to barrels [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London?]
[publisher not identified]
[1747?]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on laid paper ; plate mark 20.1 x 33.1 cm, on sheet 24 x 38 cm
Notes:
Title from item.
Publication date from British Museum catalogue.
Two lines of verse, enclosed on the right with a bracket and text: Brave boys!, below image: And ten times a day whip the barrels. And ten times a day whip there barrels.
Temporary local subject terms: Military uniforms: 4th Foot Regiment -- Military regiments: 4th Foot -- Military regiments: drummer of the 4th Foot -- Weapons: halberds -- Edinburgh: Edinburgh Castle -- Personifications: Demon of Discord -- Trades: gin seller -- Barrels -- Battles: reference to the Battle of Culloden, 1746 -- Whips -- Literature: The Devil to pay, by Charles Coffey, d. 1745 -- Gen. William Barrel, d. 1749.
Alan Thomas for W.S. Lewis, Christie's October 21, 1965, lot 33; November 1965; Acquisitions no.: 965-11-1-70.
Major Sir Charles Blackett Collection.
Variant Titles:
Old scourge returned to barrels
Topics:
Coffey, Charles, -1745
Rich, Robert, Sir, 1717?-1785
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1747
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1747
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Call Number:
747.00.00.06+
Orbis Record:
8690193
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr01275
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10714402
PID:
digcoll:551753