Monuments lately discover'd on Salisbury Plain [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London]
Pubd. June 15th, 1782, by H. Humphrey, New Bond Street
[15 June 1782]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching, hand-colored ; sheet 24 x 33 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Two lines of explanatory text below title: The figures No. 1 & 2 are judged by conoiseurs [sic] to have lately been animated with the coelestial fire ...
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
Abstract:
A satire on the Prince of Wales's relations with Lady Salisbury, the pair shown holding hands on the right, while her husband, drawn as a block of stone, stamps angrily in the center. Between them is Mrs. Robinson, who had been deserted by the Prince, and on the left 5 figures are dancing in a circle.
Variant Titles:
Monuments lately discovered on Salisbury Plain
Associated Names:
Gillray, James, 1756-1815 [Printmaker]
Humphrey, Hannah, active 1774-1817 [Publisher]
Topics:
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley
Cecil, Mary Amelia, Marchioness of Salisbury, 1750-1835
Clothing & dress -- England -- 1780-1790
Couples
Cuckolds
George IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830
Robinson, Mary, 1758-1800
Salisbury, James Cecil, Marquess of, 1748-1823
Topics:
Salisbury Plain (England)
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1782
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1782
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Call Number:
782.06.15.02+
Orbis Record:
6788010
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr05002
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10724610
PID:
digcoll:552202