Caricatures taken on Woodward’s extensive tour through England and Wales.
A bipartite plate, above a postillion playfully grabs at a yokel’s mug of beer, while below a country squire bows politely to a supercilious yokel.
Isaac Cruikshank the Elder after George Moutard Woodward Eccentric Excursions or, Literary & Pictorial Sketches of Countenance, Character & Country in different parts of England & South Wales. Provincial Wit / Provincial Politeness. London, Allen & West 1796-7 Etching Original hand-colouring 265x210mm