15201

UNKNOWN WOODWARD CARICATURE

(WOODWARD, George)

Ricardos Fate, A Modern Sonnet

Published
London published May 1, 1807 by Thomas Tegg

Description
Broadside, small folio, 8″ x 10″, by Woodward, engraved text beneath woodcut illustraion, small part hand-coloured, some light damping & dustiness, printed on one side as issued.

£275.00

SKU: 15201

Product Description

A witty sonnet by Woodward which was first published in the European Magazine, Vol. 47, 1805. The subject has hurt his knee, which is where the minor handcolour in red appears. Woodward was known to recycle his sonnets as caricatures at later dates. No copy traced.