New Illustration of Hudibras
- Part Of:
- Lithograph in tan and black ink on moderately thick, smooth, beige wove paper
- Sheet: 11 3/4 x 17 1/4 inches (29.8 x 43.8 cm) and Image: 9 11/16 x 13 5/16 inches (24.6 x 33.8 cm)
Marked with imprint, lower left: "Subscriber's Copy, HB"
Lettered, upper right: "HB Sketches No 917"; lower left inside image: "HB"; lower left below image: "London, Published March 19, 1851, by T McLean 26 Haymarket"; lower center: "NEW ILLUSTRATION OF | HUDIBRAS. | (after Hogarth.) | Sir Hudibras attended by his squire Ralph, setting out on his famous crusade against mummeries & [...]"; lower right: "Printed at 70 St Martins Lane"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- boots | bowing | capes | crash | crusades | falling | genre subject | hats | horses (animals) | Hudibras (poem, 1663) by Samuel Butler (1613-1680) | humor | illustration | letter (correspondence) | men | obese | parody | peasants | political | politicians | riding | satire | satirical | sketches | squires | swords | table | woman
- Associated People:
- Sir Hudibras (character, Hudibras, 1663)
Ralpho, squire to Sir Hudibras (character in Hudibras, 1663)
John Bull, fictitious epitomist of Englishness and British imperialism
Russell, Lord John, 1st Earl Russell of Kingston Russell (1792-1878), politician/statesman
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Print made by John Doyle ('H.B.'), 1797–1868, Irish, New Illustration of Hudibras, 1851
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