The glorious minority in 1763, with the head of the majority blason'd [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London]
Sold in May's Buildings, Covens [sic] Garden
[1763]
Physical Description:
1 print on laid paper : etching & engraving ; sheet 27 x 32 cm.
Notes:
Title from caption engraved above image.
Printmaker from Stephens.
George Bickham, Jr. listed as publisher at this address.
Following imprint: Pr. 1s.
Six lines of verse in three columns below image: I have a salve shall answer all intents; my conduct shall be just at all events ...
Temporary local subject terms: Slogans: 'Liberty no excise' -- Literature: paraphrase from Cato, iv.4, by Joseph Addison, 1672-1719: "What a pity it is that we can die but once to serve our country" -- Personifications: Time as infant genius -- Medallions: representation of Justice -- Bridges: Union Bridge in Berwick-on-Tweed -- Clergy: allusion to the bishop of Osnaburg -- Battle-fields -- Eclipses: sun -- Placemen -- Gallows -- Excise -- Unicorns -- British Lion -- Personifications: Death -- Tapestries -- Hands -- Axes -- Emblems: Scottish thistle -- Mottoes -- Orders: Order of the Garter -- Buildings: Tower of London -- Escutcheons: French escutcheons -- Jars -- Serpents.
H. Hill ; Mar. 1961 ; Acquisitions no.: 961-3-3-18.
Associated Names:
Darly, Matthias [Printmaker]
Bickham, George, 1706?-1771 [Publisher]
Topics:
Augusta, Princess of Wales, 1719-1772
Bute, John Stuart, Earl of, 1713-1792
Pitt, William, Earl of Chatham, 1708-1778
Temple, Richard Grenville-Temple, Earl, 1711-1779
Wilkes, John, 1725-1797
Language:
English
Genre:
Engravings -- England -- London -- 1763
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1763
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1763
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:
763.04.00.03+ Impression 1
Orbis Record:
8475027
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr02325
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10713162
PID:
digcoll:940832