The female gambler's prayer!! [graphic] / Woodward del. ; Rowlandson scul.
- The female gambler's prayer!! [graphic] / Woodward del. ; Rowlandson scul.
- Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, printmaker.
- Copyright Date
- [1 August 1801]
- "A plump woman kneels with clasped hands in profile to the left before an upright chair. She addresses 'Enchanting Pharaoh' (Faro), asks for ability to pay a debt of £5,000 to Captain Simper, for the frustration of a design upon her virtue, for protection for her Bank and especially for the protection of 'all our Honorable, and Right Honorable Fraternity from the Lectures of L-d K-n [Lord Kenyon], and all the dire horrors of the stocks and pillory!'."--British Museum online catalogue.
Bottom edge of sheet trimmed with probable loss of printer's line: Spragg, printer, 27, Bow-Street, Covent-Garden.
Four paragraphs of letterpress text below title: Enchanting Pharaoh, thee I address ...
Title printed in letterpress below image.
- 1 print : etching and drypoint on wove paper, hand-colored ; plate mark 20 x 24.8 cm, on sheet 44 x 26 cm
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
- Call Number
- Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 7
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
- still image
Satires (Visual works)--England--1801.
- Subject (Name)
Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834, publisher.
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley--Ownership.
Kenyon, Lloyd Kenyon,--Baron,--1732-1802--Caricatures and cartoons.
Woodward, G. M. (George Moutard), approximately 1760-1809, artist.
- Subject (Topic)
Access And Usage Rights
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- Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 8, no. 9796 and Grego, J. Rowlandson the caricaturist, v. 2, page 31
- Orbis Record