Fierce as staring Ajax from his seat, uprose with visage stern the king of meat [graphic] : canto 2d.
- Fierce as staring Ajax from his seat, uprose with visage stern the king of meat [graphic] : canto 2d.
- Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, printmaker.
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- "A room crowded with cooks and scullions : a tall cook addresses the others with clenched fist, holding the queue of his hair. The others make similar gestures of indignation ; one negligently holds a spit transfixing a bird which a dog is eating. Against the wall hang birds, &c., and a poster: Royal Bill of Fare ... second course."--British Museum Catalogue.
Frontispiece to: Pindar, P. The Lousiad. An heroi-comic poem. Canto II. London : Printed for G. Kearsley ..., 
Printmaker and date from British Museum catalogue.
Title etched below image.
Variant state of plate issued with the title: Cooks, scullions, hear me evr'y mother's son. Cf. Grego, J. Rowlandson the caricaturist, v. 1, page 204.
- 1 print : etching on laid paper ; sheet 19.1 x 25.2 cm
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- Completely digitized
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- Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 2
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- Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 6, no. 7187
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