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Monsieur Perrukesmore, a French cavalier and Penitent Pig-Back, a Catalonian pilgrim

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Lilliputian humorists : drawn as big as life

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1730
Place Term: London
Publisher: [Bowles, J.?], Printed and sold at the White Horse without Newgate
Library locations
George Arents Collection
Shelf locator: Arents 96-353 no. 18-26
Topics
Pilgrims
Eating & drinking
Wigs
Smoking
Spaniards
French
Nobility
Notes
Content: Title from engraved title page. Plate marks: 25 x 27 cm. or smaller. Figures probably after Il callotto resuscitato, oder, Neu eingerichtes Zwerchen Cabinet, [1715?]. Each print depicts a pair of characters bound by a decorative border that also includes within it four lines of dialogue in verse beneath each character which describe the action of the image. Borders include depictions of children, animals, birds and various products. Dwarf-like figures representing various professions, nationalities and types including soldiers and sailors, aristocrats, pilgrims, a dancing master, a bridegroom, an alchemist, a savoyard, figures purported to be Spaniard, Italian, and Dutch; includes some figures are smoking pipes.
Physical Description
Extent: 25 x 27.2 cm.. on sheet 28.3 x 40.8 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG96-F153
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12751536
UUID: 4004d2d0-c622-012f-b56c-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1730: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library. "Monsieur Perrukesmore, a French cavalier and Penitent Pig-Back, a Catalonian pilgrim" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1730. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-847c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library. "Monsieur Perrukesmore, a French cavalier and Penitent Pig-Back, a Catalonian pilgrim" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-847c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Monsieur Perrukesmore, a French cavalier and Penitent Pig-Back, a Catalonian pilgrim