Bacon faced fellows of Brazen Nose, broke loose [graphic] / Rowlandson del.
[London] Pubd. by Thos. Tegg, No. 111 Cheapside [March 1811?]
1 print : etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; plate mark 25 x 35.9 cm, on sheet 25.6 x 41.8 cm
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 9, no. 11782 Grego, J. Rowlandson the caricaturist, v. 2, page 201
Title etched below image; letter "z" in "Brazen" is etched beackwards. Date has been burnished from imprint statement, leaving a gap between "Pubd." and "by Thos. Tegg, No. 111 Cheapside." Date of publication from British Museum catalogue and Grego. Plate numbered "59" in upper right corner. Plate from: Woodward, G.M. Caricature magazine, or Hudibrastic mirror. London : Thomas Tegg, [1808?], v. 2. Also issued separately. "Price one shilling."--Following imprint. Temporary local subject terms: Brasenose College -- Lighting -- Oxford University -- Education. Leverhulme-Auchincloss, vol. xiv, p. 14. 1 print : etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; plate mark 24.8 x 36.1 cm, on sheet 25 x 37 cm. Imperfect; sheet trimmed within plate mark with loss of numbering from upper right. Watermark: Turkey Mill.
"A crowd of elderly Fellows in cap and gown issue from the Gothic doorway of the (?) chapel (left) and turn to the left, to walk in back view under an archway below a mullioned window, towards a quadrangle which is indicated only by the windows of the (?) hall. One enters the Principal's Lodge by a Georgian door (right) facing that of the chapel. He is closely followed by a buxom girl with baskets of fruit, exciting the prurient interest of some of the Fellows. Others buy fruit from another pretty girl. All are burlesqued. The architecture is realistically drawn. On the wall of the Lodge are two placards, one upside down, inscribed 'Vice . . .' and 'Vice Chanr'. The Principal of Brazenose was Frodsham Hodson (1770-1822), Regius Professor of Divinity 1820, see British Museum Satires No. 11534."--British Museum online catalogue.
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley Harvey, Francis Johnstone, Henry Arthur Riviere & Son
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1811 Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1811 Watermarks (Paper)
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