The holy friar [graphic] / designed by Sir E. Bunbury ; Rowlandson sculp.

Creator:
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, printmaker
Tegg, Thomas, 1776-1845, publisher
Published/Created:
London :
Pub. May 6-1807 by T. Tegg, 111 Cheapside,
[6 May 1807]
Physical Description:
1 print :
etching on wove paper, hand-colored ;
sheet 27.5 x 21 cm.
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
CtY-LW
Plate numbered in upper right corner: Q. 2.
'Sir E. Bunbury' may refer to the artist H.W. Bunbury. Cf. George.
Nineteen lines of verse arranged in two columns below title: I am a friar, of orders grey, and down the vallies, I take my way ...
Grego identifies a companion print: Monastic fare.
Verse parodies of Thomas Percy's Reliques of ancient English poetry. See George.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1807
Satires (Visual works)--England--1807
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
807.05.06.01
Orbis Record:
8710454
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr03938
Citation:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Mary Dorothy George,
v. 8, no. 10924
Grego, J. Rowlandson the caricaturist,
vol. ii, p. 72-3
OID:
10961541
PID:
digcoll:973802