Smoak the [Bute]! [graphic] : A political, satirical & hieroglyphical Scotch dialogue between [Saw]ney McPhar[son] and [Jockey] Mc[Cloud]
[London] Sold by C. Phillips at Vandyke's Head in Portugal Street near Lincolns Inn 
1 print on laid paper : etching ; sheet 29 x 21 cm.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Frederick George Stephens, v. 4, no. 3827
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.
Smoke the boot! A political, satirical and hieroglyphical Scotch dialogue
Phillips, C., fl. ca. 1760 [Publisher]
Bute, John Stuart, Earl of, 1713-1792
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1760 Rebuses -- England -- 1760 Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1760 Watermarks (Paper)
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