Le baiser a la Wirtembourg [graphic] / Js. Gy. inv. & fect. ad vivam.

Creator:
Gillray, James, 1756-1815, printmaker.
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; sheet 36 x 25 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Three lines of quoted verse below title: "Heav'n grant their happiness complete, and may they make both ends to meet, in these hard times.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
CtY-LW
Abstract:
"The Prince of Würtemberg (right) bends forward, kissing the Princess Royal on the right cheek. Her figure is matronly, his is corpulent. He wears two ribbons, many stars on his coat, while the jewels of orders dangle from his button-holes (cf. BMSat 9007)."--British Museum online catalogue.
Topics:
Kissing.
Topics:
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley--Ownership.
Charlotte,--Queen, Consort of Frederick I, King of Württemberg,--1766-1828--Caricatures and cartoons.
Frederick--I,--King of Württemberg,--1754-1816--Caricatures and cartoons.
Harvey, Francis--Ownership.
Humphrey, Hannah, active 1774-1817, publisher.
Riviere & Son Binding.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1797.
Satires (Visual works)--England--1797.
Watermarks (Paper)--J. Ruse--1802.--CtY-BR
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
797.04.15.01+
Auchincloss Gillray v. 9
Orbis Record:
8139227
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr08948
Citation:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 7, no. 9006
Wright, T. Works of James Gillray, the caricaturist with the history of his life and times, p. 224
Wright, T. Historical and descriptive account of the caricatures by James Gillray, no. 171
OID:
11106096
PID:
digcoll:976780