[London] Sold by G. Bickha[m] at the Blackmoor's Head, Exeter Exchange 
1 print : etching & engraving on laid paper ; plate mark 41.5 x 26.6 cm, on sheet 46.4 x 36.0 cm.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 3, no. 2464
Title engraved at top of design, within the scroll surrounding the images. Sheet trimmed to plate mark on top and left side. 'Price 1 shilling'--Below image. Ten lines of text in rebus, followed by two columns of further text in rebus, below image: Whosoever will [be] rich or [high] be [for] [all] things ... The following words within the text are represented by a rebus: be by an image of a bee, high by an image of a throne, for by number 4, all by an awl. Temporary local subject terms: Cession of Gibraltar -- Cession of Port Mahon -- Conventions: Pardo, 1739 -- Electorates: German electorates -- Electorate of Hanover -- Cuba: Fort St. Iago -- Cumberland Harbor -- Fairs: Horn Fair -- Yarmough fish -- Hungary -- France -- Bavaria -- Slogans: wooden shoes -- Hats: King's hat -- Parodies: parody on Athanasian Creed. P. Murray Hill; May 1957; Acquisitions no.: 957-5-3-33. Bound in a collection of 35 prints with armorial book plate: Ex-libris Lichtensteinianis. With spine title: Caricatures anglaise 1740.
Cotin, E. [Printmaker] Bickham, George, 1706?-1771 [Publisher]
George II, King of Great Britain, 1683-1760 Vernon, Edward, 1684-1757 Walpole, Robert, Earl of Orford, 1676-1745 Yarmouth, Amelie Sophia de Walmoden, Countess of, 1706-1765
Annotations (Provenance) Engravings -- England -- London -- 1741 Etchings -- England -- London -- 1741 Rebuses -- England -- 1741 Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1741 Watermarks (Paper)
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