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Title(s):

Countryman in London [graphic].

Published/Created:
[Alnwick] : Printed and published by W. Davison, Alnwick, [ca. 1800?]
Physical Description:
1 print : engraving on wove paper ; plate mark 18 x 21 cm, on sheet 19 x 27 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PN6173 .C68 1800+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Classification:
Visual Materials
Notes:
Anonymous artist and engraver.
Engraving depicts a barker and a country yokel. The barker is pointing to a sign for "Royal Tiger" [i.e. the painting by George Stubbs?] while distributing handbills for Milse's wild beasts. A satire on the bewilderment of a rustic in the metropolis.
Subject Terms:
Amusements -- England -- England -- London.
Caricatures and cartoons -- Great Britain.
Davison, W. -- Printer.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1800.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Satire, English.
Form/Genre:
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1800.
Engravings -- England -- Alnwick -- 1800.
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