A Charm for Democracy, Reviews, Analysed, & Destroyed Jany 1st 1799 to the Confusion of Its Affliliated Friends
Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)
Published by James Whittle (British, 1757–1818) , London
February 1, 1799
sheet: 11 x 16 5/8 in. (28 x 42.3 cm)
Gift of Philip van Ingen, 1942
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved in plate: "Publish'd February 1st 1799 by [Wright's name erased] for the Jacobin Reveiw by J Whittle Peterborough Court Fleet Street"; not signed by Rowlandson
Powersby, "First Life Guards, 1861" (British); Mary Boydell; Donor: Dr. Philip van Ingen (American, 1875–1953)
Grego I.357-60, II. 395; British Museum Satires 9345
Frederic George Stephens, M. Dorothy George Catalogue of political and personal satires preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum. 11 vols., London, 1870-, vol. VII, no. 9345.
Joseph Grego Rowlandson the Caricaturist: A selection from his works, with anecdotal desciptions.... 2 vols., London, 1880, vol. I, pp. 357-60, vol. II, p. 395.