Hot cross bunns, two a penny bunns [graphic] / Rowlandson delin. ; Merke sculp.
- Hot cross bunns, two a penny bunns [graphic] / Rowlandson delin. ; Merke sculp.
- Alternative Title
- Cries of London ; no. 8 and Hot cross buns, two a penny buns
- Merke, Henri, printmaker.
- Published / Created
- 1799 May 4
- Copyright Date
- [4 May 1799]
- Publication Place
- R. Ackermann's, 101 Strand
- "A stout and burly woman stands at a street-door with a large basket of buns. A young woman and three children buy; the children help themselves, the woman holds a plate which she fills with buns. In the background (left) is a Georgian church with pediment and cupola; a fat parson in his surplice hurries along to escape from a woman and two children, who beg from him."--British Museum online catalogue.
- Title etched below series title and number.
- 1 print : etching with aquatint on wove paper, hand-colored ; plate mark 37.5 x 31 cm, on sheet 46.8 x 37 cm.
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
- Call Number
- Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 6
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
- still image
Satires (Visual works)--England--1799.
- Subject (Name)
Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834, publisher.
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, artist.
- Subject (Topic)
City & town life.
Access And Usage Rights
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- Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 7, no. 9480 and Grego, J. Rowlandson the caricaturist, v. 1, page 354
- Orbis Record