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Sansom, Francis, active 1784–1799

Pigmy revels, or, All alive at Lilliput [graphic] / Woodward delin.

Additional Title(s):

All alive at Lilliput

London : S.W. Fores, No. 50, Piccadilly corner of Sackville St., 1800-1801.
Physical Description:
8 prints : hand-colored etchings ; sheets 45 x 33 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2013 33
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Title from print no. 1.
Plates 1 and 2 dated Nov. 9th, 1800; plate 3, Decr. 1, 1800; plate 4, Dec. 7, 1800; plate 5, Dec. 15th; plate 6, Jan. 1, 1801; plate 7, Jany. 19th; plate 8, Feb. 6, 1801.
Each sheet comprises 3 strip views, between brown wash borders.
Etchings by Francis Samson and Thomas Rowlandson; after G.M Woodward.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum, v. 7, no. 9635-no. 9642
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 462
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy.
Subject Terms:
Caricatures and cartoons -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works.
English wit and humor, Pictorial.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 19th century -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Political satire -- Great Britain.
Political satire, English -- Pictorial works.
Satire, English.
Etchings -- Hand-colored -- 1800-1801.
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1800-1801.
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, ether.
Woodward, G. M. (George Moutard), approximately 1760-1809, artist.
Fores, S. W., publisher.
IIIF Manifest:

  • Hollo Sawney-Let me have it
  • Dang it-No trifling Sir
  • Alas poor Wheel barrow-Illusive shade
  • Well to be sure-O that will never do
  • Of all men else-General, the enemy
  • Cojecural-Inviting
  • I hope your Worship-What! the three Boxes
  • It is astonishing-Now I have acted.

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