Caricatures and book illustrations

Collection Data

Rowlandson, Thomas (1756-1827) (Artist)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1799-1821.
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEZYRK (Rowlandson)
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords
Content: Title devised by cataloger.
Content: Social and political caricatures of various subjects, including fashion, pawnbrokers, prostitutes, teachers and waitresses. Individuals depicted include the Emperor Napoleon, Mrs. Clarke and the Duke of York, Andrew Bell and Sir Lumley Skeffington. Book illustrations include plates from R. Ackermann's Microcosm of London and W. Combe's Johnny Quae Genus.
Statement of responsibility: Thomas Rowlandson.
Physical Description
Extent: 24 prints : etching, aquatint, some col. ; 29.8 x 35.2 cm. or smaller.
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16513382
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5bb508f0-0042-0130-20f6-58d385a7bc34
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