Sprig of shillelah and shamrock so green [graphic] / Paxton invt.

Creator:
Robert Laurie and James Whittle, publisher
Published/Created:
[London] :
Publish'd Octr. 20, 1807 by Laurie & Whittle, 53 Fleet Street, London,
[1807]
Physical Description:
1 print on wove paper :
etching and engraving with stipple ;
plate mark 18.4 x 22.3 cm., on sheet 30 x 24 cm.
Notes:
Title from letterpress poem.
Heading from broadside continues: (Tune-"Black Joke") Sung with unbounded applause by Mr. Johnstone, of the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane.
Thirty two lines of verse printed on broadside portion: Och! love is the soul of a neat Irishman, he loves all that's lovely, loves all that he can, with his sprig of shillelah and shamrock so green ...
Plate numbered '473' in upper left corner.
From the Laurie & Whittle series of Drolls.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1807
Satires (Visual works)--England--1807
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
807.10.20.02
Orbis Record:
8774959
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr03990
Citation:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Mary Dorothy George,
v. 8, no. 10952
OID:
10961582
PID:
digcoll:973839