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A fat parson with large glass of port in hand is watched by a thin, naked man representing care (worry), and tells him to be gone. Coloured etching after G. Woodward, 1796.

  • Woodward, G. M. (George Moutard), approximately 1760-1809
Date
August 1796
Reference
26870i
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Credit: A fat parson with large glass of port in hand is watched by a thin, naked man representing care (worry), and tells him to be gone. Coloured etching after G. Woodward, 1796. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark

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Publication/Creation

London (no. 50 Piccadilly) : S. W. Fores ..., folios of carriccatures lent out for the evening, August 1796.

Physical description

1 print : etching, with watercolour ; image 30.2 x 22.8 cm

Lettering

Begone old care, I pry'thee begone from me. Woodward delt.

References note

British Museum, Catalogue of personal and political satires, no. 8913

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 26870i

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