The way to preferment [graphic].

Published/Created:
[England?
s.n
1758?]
Physical Description:
1 print on laid paper : etching ; sheet 36 x 23 cm.
Notes:
Sheet trimmed within plate mark resulting in some loss of design on left.
Six lines of verse below image: Nym boldly fought in hopes to gain, a halbert to reward his pain ...
Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Temporary local subject terms: Military camps -- Military equipment: tents -- Military officers -- Soldiers in camp -- Food: onions -- Geese -- Animals: dogs -- Bundle of wheat on tent top -- Female dress: open robe, ca. 1758 -- Officer's uniform, ca. 1758 -- Knapsack -- Military uniforms -- Soldier's uniform, ca. 1758 -- Motherhood -- Children: nursing infant -- Preferment -- Weapons: halberd -- Bribery -- Baskets with provisions.
Suckling ; November 1958 ; Acquisitions no.: 958-11-2-48.
Watermark: British arms(?) with initials G R below.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1758
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1758
Watermarks (Paper) -- G R.
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:
758.00.00.21+
Orbis Record:
8562179
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr01889
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10714724
PID:
digcoll:552897