Smoak the [Bute]! [graphic] : A political, satirical & hieroglyphical Scotch dialogue between [Saw]ney McPhar[son] and [Jockey] Mc[Cloud]

Published/Created:
[London]
Sold by C. Phillips at Vandyke's Head in Portugal Street near Lincolns Inn
[1760]
Physical Description:
1 print on laid paper : etching ; sheet 29 x 21 cm.
Notes:
Imprint, publication date and price from Stephens.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark at bottom resulting in loss of imprint and price.
"Price 6d."
An engraved letter in form of rebus.
The following words within title are represented by a rebus: Bute by a boot, 'saw' in 'Sawney' by a hand saw, 'son' in 'McPharson' by sun, Jockey by a figure of a jockey, 'Cloud' in 'McCloud' by clouds.
Temporary local subject terms: Sawney McPharson -- Jockey McCloud -- Jockies -- Battles: allusion to Cape Breton -- Battles: allusion to Preston Pans -- Battles: allusion to Quebec -- Battles: allusion to Falkirk -- Allusion to Jacobites -- Rebellions: allusion to the Jacobite Rebellion, 1745 -- Literature: Sawney and Jockey in The prophecy of famine by Charles Churchill -- Allusion to Charles Edward Stuart, 1720-1788 -- Allusion to George III -- Emblems: jack boot for Lord Bute.
Peter Murray Hill, Chelsea, London ; Nov. 1964 ; Acquisitions no.: 964-11-1-9.
Watermark: Strasburg lily.
Mounted to 27 x 34 cm.
Variant Titles:
Smoke the boot! A political, satirical and hieroglyphical Scotch dialogue
Associated Names:
Phillips, C., fl. ca. 1760 [Publisher]
Topics:
Bute, John Stuart, Earl of, 1713-1792
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1760
Rebuses -- England -- 1760
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1760
Watermarks (Paper)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Call Number:
760.12.24.01
Orbis Record:
8568536
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr01649
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10714541
PID:
digcoll:553052