No popery, or, Newgate reformer [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London]
Publish'd as the Act directs, June 9th, 1780, by I. Catch of St. Giles's
[9 June 1780]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; plate mark 27.3 x 21.3 cm, on sheet 30 x 29 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Printmaker from British Museum catalogue.
The ficticious publisher "I. Catch" probably refers to Jack Ketch or the hangman. See British Museum catalogue.
Four lines of verse below title: Tho' he says he's a Protestant, look at the print, the face and the bludgeon will give you a hint, religion he cries, in hopes to deceive, while his practice is only to burn and to thieve.
Watermark: SEC[?] 1828.
Abstract:
"The half length figure of a ruffianly man, shouting "Down with the Bank" and raising in both hands a stick or bar. In his hat is a ribbon favour inscribed "No Popery". On the right and behind is the fac╠žade of Newgate in flames."--British Museum online catalogue.
Variant Titles:
Newgate reformer
Associated Names:
Gillray, James, 1756-1815 [Printmaker]
Topics:
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley
Clothing & dress -- England -- 1780
Gordon Riots, 1780
Harvey, Francis
Newgate (Prison : London, England)
Riviere & Son
Vandalism -- England -- London -- 1780
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1780
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1780
Watermarks (Paper) -- 1828
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Call Number:
780.06.09.01+
Orbis Record:
6758469
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr04608
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10723415
PID:
digcoll:552243