A man of importance [graphic].

Edition:
[State without plate no.].
Published/Created:
[London?]
[publisher not identified]
[18--?]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; sheet 29 x 22 cm
Notes:
Title from caption below image.
Copy of a print by James Gillray with the same title.
Variant state lacking plate number in upper right. Cf. No. 9386A in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 7.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
Seven lines of verse in two columns below image: -Ne'er may his whiskers loose their hue chang'd (like Moll Coggin's tail) to blue! ... vide Anti-Jacobin.
Temporary local subject terms: Male dress: quasi-military -- Sideburns -- Walking staves -- Literature: Quotation from the Ode to Lord Moira, by George Ellis (1753-1815) -- Periodicals: Anti Jacobin Review, no. XI.
Alfred Bowditch Collection; December 1966; Acquisition no.: 966-12-6-71.
Numbered '99' in contemporary hand in upper right corner of design; mounted to 37 x 29 cm.
Associated Names:
Gillray, James, 1756-1815 [Artist]
Topics:
Hastings, Francis Rawdon-Hastings, Marquess of, 1754-1826
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1799
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1799
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:
799.05.16.02
Orbis Record:
8190946
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr09476
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10941361
PID:
digcoll:950961