The remarkable French drummer [graphic] / from a sketch by M.W.S. 1802.

Creator:
Robert Laurie and James Whittle, publisher
Published/Created:
[London] :
Publish'd Octr. 3, 1803 by Laurie & Whittle, 53 Fleet Street, London,
[1803]
Physical Description:
1 print on wove paper :
etching and engraving ;
plate mark 20 x 24.6 cm., on sheet 23 30 x cm.
Notes:
Plate numbered '316' in lower left corner.
From the Laurie & Whittle series of Drolls.
Other prints in the Laurie & Whittle Drolls series were executed by either Isaac Cruikshank or Richard Newton.
Two lines of descriptive text below title: This man gets his livelihood by attending the different coffee houses, &c. and playing a concerto on seven drums, accompanied by a full band ; he was sometimes coachman to Robspierre & executioner of that unfortunate monarch Louis the Sixteenth.
Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1803
Satires (Visual works)--England--1803
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
803.10.03.01
Orbis Record:
8407005
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr04213
OID:
11018031
PID:
digcoll:976294