The wire master and his puppets [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London
s.n
1767]
Physical Description:
1 print on laid paper : etching with engraving ; plate mark 17.3 x 11.3 cm., on sheet 20 x 13 cm.
Notes:
Publication place and date inferred from those of the original from which this copy was made.
Four lines of verse below image: The puppets blindly led away, / Are made to act for ends unknown ...
Reversed copy of No. 4230 in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 4.
Temporary local subject terms: Buildings: St. James's Palace -- Puppets -- Puppeteers -- Theater: stage -- Devil -- Britannia (Symbolic character) -- Audiences -- Wigs: bag wigs.
Alfred Bowditch Collection ; Dec. 1966 ; Acquisitions no.: 966-12-3-95.
Topics:
Barrington, Wil
Bute, John Stuart, Earl of, 1713-1792
Holland, Henry Fox, Baron, 1705-1774
Newcastle, Thomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of, 1693-1768
Norton, Fletcher, 1716-1789
Pitt, William, Earl of Chatham, 1708-1778
Sandwich, John Montagu, Earl of, 1718-1792
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1767
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1767
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Call Number:
767.10.00.02
Orbis Record:
8423966
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr02618
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10713322
PID:
digcoll:940997