The morning news [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London]
Publish'd as the act directs, 10th December 1812, by J. Bretherton, No. 134 New Bond Street
[10 December 1812]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching with drypoint on wove paper, hand-colored ; plate mark 235 x 260 mm, on sheet 260 x 340 mm.
Notes:
Title from caption below image.
Artist and printmaker from description of earlier state in the Br. Museum cat.
Reissue, with altered date in imprint statement, of a print originally published 10 Dec. 1772. Cf. no. 5086 in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5
Four lines of verse below image, two on either side of title: The rabble gather round the man of news and listen with their mouths ...
Description based on imperfect impression; text below image, probably statements of responsibility, have been erased from sheet.
Leverhulme-Auchincloss, vol. xiv, p. 173.
Watermark, partially trimmed: 1809.
The right and left edges of the lines of verse below image were erased and have been written over in pencil.
Associated Names:
Bretherton, James, active 1770-1781 [Printmaker]
Bretherton, James, active 1770-1781 [Publisher]
Bunbury, Henry William, 1750-1811 [Artist]
Topics:
City & town life
Dogs
Newspapers
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1812
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1772
Watermarks (Paper)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Call Number:
Bunbury 812.12.10.01.2+
Orbis Record:
10183000
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr11649
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10967695
PID:
digcoll:974324