--shoot Folly as it flies. And catch manners living as they rise. Pope [graphic] / P.I. de Loutherbourg del. ; C. Ruotte sculp.

Creator:
Ruotte, Louis Charles, 1754-1806, printmaker.
Published/Created:
[London?] :
[s.n.],
[ca. 1770?]
Physical Description:
1 print : stipple engraving on wove paper ; plate mark 217 x 154 mm, on sheet 23 x 17 cm.
Notes:
Title from caption engraved below image, a quote from Alexander Pope's Essay on man, Epistle i.1.8-9.
Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Temporary local subject terms: Personifications: Folly -- Fool's cap -- Musical instruments: guitar -- Wigs -- Wig-stands -- Crowns -- Gambling: playing cards -- Cornucopias -- Moon -- Masks -- Hats -- Clouds -- Vehicles: coach.
Topics:
Loutherbourg, Philippe-Jacques de, 1740-1812, artist.
Pope, Alexander,--1688-1744.--Essay on man.
Language:
English
Genre:
Satires (Visual works)--England--1770.
Stipple engravings--England--London--1770.
Format:
Image
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:
770.00.00.53
Orbis Record:
8379212
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr02871
OID:
10713489
PID:
digcoll:941171