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College Jockies, the Landlord Sweating for His Cattle

19th century
410 x 543 mm (16.1 x 21.4 in.)

Thomas Rowlandson, British (English), (1756-1757–1827)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching with hand coloring on laid paper
Print impression quality: Good
Edition: Published July 1, 1801, by S.W. Fores, No. 50 Picadilly, London
Marks: Watermark: Indecipherable watermark
Bibliography: Not in Joseph Grego; not in British Museum Sat.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1941
Accession Number: 1941.D1.223

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  • animals - This section can use more hierarchical (quasi-Linnaean) refinement in future; extant terms were assembled into a fairly flat and slightly redundant structure to expedite conversion.
  • cattle
  • satire - Artistic device holding up human folly and vice to scorn, derision, or ridicule. [November 1994 scope note added; related term added; alternate term added. May 1994 related term added.]
  • social satire

  • plate Dimensions: 410 x 543 mm (16.1 x 21.4 in.)

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