The dandies coat of arms [art original].

Published/Created:
[England]
1819
Physical Description:
1 drawing : watercolor with pen and ink, with pencil on wove paper ; image 35.5 x 24.5 cm., sheet 37.5 x 25.5 cm
Notes:
Title inscribed below image.
Inscription in ink in image: Coat of Arms. Azure. The Sexes impaled improper between two Butterflies - Two flances; on the dexter flanch three pair of Stays, argent, the sinister flanch charged with Rouge Pomat & smellg bottle, On the Canton, Dexter a frill rampant in the sinister Canton a false collar rampant - small cloaths passive in pile supported by pins - Supporters- Two Monkies - proper - Crest, a pr of Stays full padded - supporting a Cravat & Collar Rampant proper, holding a blockhead argent & gules, wingerd with asses ears proper the whole under cover of a Sable Bever.
Basis for print published as: The dandies coat of arms
See British Museum Catalogue of Political and Personal Satires, vol. 9, 13394.
George Cruikshank, English graphic artist, 1792-1878.
For further information, consult library staff.
Leverhulme-Auchincloss, vol. 15, p. 143.
Abstract:
A satirical coat of arms for the "Dandy." The shield is a dandy's tail-coat, supported by two monkey's dressed in clothes. The crest is a stay and a top hat. Underneath the shield, are written the words "Dandi, Dando, Dandum" below which a puppy is suspended.
Associated Names:
Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878 [Artist]
Topics:
Coats of arms
Dandies -- British
Language:
English
Genre:
Graphite drawings -- British -- 19th century
Ink drawings -- British -- 19th century
Watercolors -- British -- 19th century
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
Drawings C889 no. 5 Box D115
Orbis Record:
8321062
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr12064
Citation:
George Cruikshank, Dandies Coat of Arms. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10968890
PID:
digcoll:974648