The stature of a great man, or, The English colossus [graphic] / G. B-k-h sculp.

Published/Created:
[London]
[s.n.]
to [the] act, 1740
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on laid paper ; plate mark 32.6 x 19.9 cm, on sheet 38 x 24 cm.
Notes:
Title from item.
Seven lines of verse in two columns below title: Why man, he doth bestride [the] narrow world ... Shakespeare.
Five lines of text titled "Description" below verse: The Colossus at Rhodes, a stature of [the] Sun 70 cubits high ...
Temporary local subject terms: Cuba -- Literature: quotation from Shakespeare -- Colossus -- Cardinal Fleury as a fox.
P. Murray Hill; May 1957; Acquisitions no.: 957-5-3-1.
Bound in a collection of 35 prints with armorial book plate: Ex-libris Lichtensteinianis.
With spine title: Caricatures anglaise 1740.
Variant Titles:
English colossus
Associated Names:
Bickham, George, 1706?-1771 [Printmaker]
Topics:
Fleury, AndreĢ Hercule de, 1653-1743
Walpole, Robert, Earl of Orford, 1676-1745
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1740
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1740
Watermarks (Paper)
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:
Folio 724 C2 738
Orbis Record:
8850669
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr29990
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10984293
PID:
digcoll:551772