Bob's the whole [graphic] / E. Cotin in. sc.

Published/Created:
[London]
Sold by G. Bickha[m] at the Blackmoor's Head, Exeter Exchange
[1741]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching & engraving on laid paper ; plate mark 41.5 x 26.6 cm, on sheet 46.4 x 36.0 cm.
Notes:
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.
Associated Names:
Cotin, E. [Printmaker]
Bickham, George, 1706?-1771 [Publisher]
Topics:
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
Language:
English
Genre:
Annotations (Provenance)
Engravings -- England -- London -- 1741
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1741
Rebuses -- England -- 1741
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1741
Watermarks (Paper)
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:
Folio 724 C2 738
Orbis Record:
8825695
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr30022
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10984325
PID:
digcoll:553158