The lyon in love, or, The political farmer [graphic] : an Aesopian tale applicable to the present times.

Published/Created:
[London?]
[publisher not identified]
[1738?]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on laid paper ; plate mark 32.8 x 20.1 cm, on sheet 38 x 25 cm
Notes:
Title from item.
Publication date inferred from dated edtion described in British Museum catalogue.
Three columns of verse below title: A lyon once to love inclin'd, thus to a farmer broke his mind ...
State without imprint. Cf. No. 2347 in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 3.
Temporary local subject terms: Dismemberment of British Empire -- Literature: allusion to Aesop's fables -- Don Thomas Geraldino.
P. Murray Hill; May 1957; Acquisitions no.: 957-5-3-3.
Bound in a collection of 35 prints with armorial book plate: Ex-libris Lichtensteinianis.
With spine title: Caricatures anglaise 1740.
Variant Titles:
Political farmer
Lion in love
Topics:
Fleury, AndreĢ Hercule de, 1653-1743
Walpole, Robert, Earl of Orford, 1676-1745
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1738
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1738
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:
8866004
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr29992
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10984295
PID:
digcoll:552032