Photo, Print, Drawing The property tax
About this Item
- The property tax
- Cartoon shows a prosperous John Bull seated in a chair as a blue demon hovers above him using a magnet to withdraw coins from Bull's waistcoat pocket. The ghost of William Pitt rises from the floorboards saying "Johnny shall never forget me."
- Williams, C., artist
Created / Published
- London : Wm. Holland, 1814 Dec. 1.
- - Pitt, William,--1759-1806
- - John Bull (Symbolic character)--1810-1820
- - Demons--1810-1820
- - Taxes--Great Britain--1810-1820
- Cartoons (Commentary)--British--1810-1820.
- Cartoons (Commentary)--British--1810-1820
- - Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
- - Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 9, no. 13492
- 1 print : etching, hand-colored.
Call Number/Physical Location
- PC 1 - 13492 (A size) [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
- cph 3g06859 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g06859
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-USZC4-6859 (color film copy transparency)
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Chicago citation style:
Williams, C., Artist. The Property Tax. Great Britain, 1814. London: Wm. Holland, Dec. 1. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/00652673/.
APA citation style:
Williams, C. (1814) The Property Tax. Great Britain, 1814. London: Wm. Holland, Dec. 1. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00652673/.
MLA citation style:
Williams, C., Artist. The Property Tax. London: Wm. Holland, Dec. 1. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00652673/>.