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Sandwich-Carrots! - dainty Sandwich-Carrots / Js. Gy. ad vivam fect.

Sandwich-Carrots! - dainty Sandwich-Carrots / Js. Gy. ad vivam fect.

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Summary

A buxom girl pushing a wheelbarrow of carrots along Bond Street, looking over her shoulder at an older man, possibly the son of John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich, who is tugging at her apron. In the background is a bookstore exhibiting the royal arms. Displayed in the window are books with the titles "A Chip of the old Block"; "Doe Hunting an Ode by an old Buck Hound"; "A List of servant Maids"; "The Beauties of Bond Street"; and "A Journey through Life--from Maddox Street unto Conduit Street & back again".
Catalog of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 7, no. 8882
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Exhibited: Gillray and the Art of Caricature.

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Date

01/01/1796
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Contributors

Gillray, James, 1756-1815, engraver
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Source

Library of Congress
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No known restrictions on publication.

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