The statue to be disposed of [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London]
Pubd. March 12, 1809, by Thos. Tegg, No. 111 Cheapside
[12 March 1809]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; plate mark 34.8 x 24.6 cm, on sheet 40 x 26 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Printmaker from British Museum catalogue.
Temporary local subject terms: Bill poster -- Street light.
Alfred Bowditch Collection ; Dec., 1966 ; Acquisitions no.:966-12-10-55
Mounted to 44 x 29 cm.
Abstract:
"The Duke of York, in uniform and wearing his cocked hat, but without a sword, stands in back view on a low rectangular pedestal facing the corner of Mrs. Clarke's house in 'Gloucester Place' [cf. British Museum Satires No. 11222, &c.]. The door is partly visible on the extreme left with a door-plate inscribed '[Cla]rke'. On the wall facing the Duke is a placard: 'The Statue on the outside having been thorougly repaired and white Wash'd is to be sold by private Contract-for farther particulars enquire within'. On the right a billposter is putting up a second placard: 'Johnstons Cheap Caricature Warehouse N° 101 Cheapside A New Caricature on Mrs C------ke every Day Price One Shilling & Two each'. Beside him a newsboy blows his horn."--British Museum online catalogue.
Associated Names:
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827 [Printmaker]
Tegg, Thomas, 1776-1845 [Publisher]
Topics:
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley
Frederick Augustus, Prince, Duke of York and Albany, 1763-1827
Harvey, Francis
Riviere & Son
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1809
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1809
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Call Number:
809.03.12.01+
Orbis Record:
9149914
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr11146
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10964566
PID:
digcoll:974053