The s- puppitt shew, or, The whole play of King Solomon the wise [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London]
[E. Sumpter]
[1763]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on laid paper ; sheet 18 x 26 cm.
Notes:
Title from caption etched above image.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
Plate from: The Butiad, or, Political register. London : Printed for E. Sumpter, 1763.
Eight lines of verse in two columns below image: Walk in my good masters & see the fine play, which the Devil & Sawney au [sic] shewing away ...
Below verse: Price 6d.
Temporary local subject terms: Interiors: theater -- Theatrical performances: puppet shows -- Literature: allusion to Elvira by David Mallet -- Reference to the Treaty of Paris -- Reference to excise -- Devil -- Emblems: French monkey with bagpipes.
Alfred Bowditch Collection; December 1966; Acquisitions no.: 966-12-3-34.
Bowditch's note on mounting sheet: Truman Sale 1906.
Window mounted to 28 x 39 cm., mounted again to 38 x 56 cm.
Variant Titles:
Whole play of King Solomon the wise
State puppitt shew
State puppet show
Associated Names:
Sumpter, Edward, fl. 1763-1787 [Publisher]
Topics:
Augusta, Princess of Wales, 1719-1772
Bedford, John Russell, Duke of, 1710-1771
Bute, John Stuart, Earl of, 1713-1792
George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820
Holland, Henry Fox, Baron, 1705-1774
Language:
English
Genre:
Book illustrations -- England -- 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:
763.04.00.23+ Impression 1
Orbis Record:
8459917
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr02339
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10713175
PID:
digcoll:940848