The elopement [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London] :
Published Octr. 1828, at 48, Strand,
[October 1828]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching, hand-colored, on wove paper ; sheet 211 x 380 mm.
Notes:
Title from caption below image.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
CtY-LW
Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Abstract:
A young couple kiss inside the cab of an elegant carriage pulled by two pair of horses driven with whips by two riders; another rider follows along behind the carriage. On the road beside the carriage, a pig escapes pursuit as the rider topples from his horse, losing the wig in the process. In the left in the distance the town they have fled can be seen on a a hill. In the right foreground the milestone lies on its side and reads "XXX miles from London".
Topics:
Carriages & coaches.
Couples.
Elopements.
Swine.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1828.
Satires (Visual works)--England--1828.
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
828.10.00.01+
Orbis Record:
9589339
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr13185
OID:
10970424
PID:
digcoll:975390