Photo, Print, Drawing An English hobby horse, or, who pays the piper?
About this Item
- An English hobby horse, or, who pays the piper?
- Cartoon shows Catherine II, with orb and scepter, seated on the shoulders of Leopold II who is seated on the back of a stumbling bull; seated behind him are George III, Frederick William II and a man representing Holland; in the background, William Pitt is about to strike a British citizen with a rod while chastising him for complaining about having to shoulder the expense of Pitt's Russian armanment policy.
Created / Published
- London : Pubd. by Willm. Holland, 1791 May 11.
- - Catherine--II,--Empress of Russia,--1729-1796
- - Leopold--II,--Holy Roman Emperor,--1747-1792
- - George--III,--King of Great Britain,--1738-1820
- - Frederick William--II,--King of Prussia,--1744-1797
- - Pitt, William,--1759-1806
- - John Bull (Symbolic character)--1790-1800
- - International relations--Great Britain--1790-1800
- - International relations--Russia--1790-1800
- - Bulls--England--1790-1800
- Cartoons (Commentary)--British--1790-1800.
- Cartoons (Commentary)--British--1790-1800
- - 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. 6, no. 7857
- - Exhibit loan 4161-L.
- 1 print : etching.
Call Number/Physical Location
- PC 1 - 7857 (C size) [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
- cph 3g06757 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g06757
- cph 3c23030 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c23030
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-USZC4-6757 (color film copy transparency) LC-USZ62-123030 (b&w film copy neg.)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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Chicago citation style:
An English hobby horse, or, who pays the piper?. Great Britain England Russia, 1791. London: Pubd. by Willm. Holland. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/99404783/.
APA citation style:
(1791) An English hobby horse, or, who pays the piper?. Great Britain England Russia, 1791. London: Pubd. by Willm. Holland. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99404783/.
MLA citation style:
An English hobby horse, or, who pays the piper?. London: Pubd. by Willm. Holland. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/99404783/>.