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  DECORATIVE 
 Decorative Items 

DIGHTON, Robert. [England depicted as a man on a seamonster]
Caricature of England and Wales. London: Bowles & Carver, c.1808. Original colour. Card, 140 x 105mm.
A separate-issue card, reduced from Dighton's famous 'Geography Bewitched' caricature map. England is a pot-bellied man, foaming mug of beer in his hand, pipe in his mouth, sitting astride a scaly sea-monster. Wales is his jacket. Outside the printed border a text 'Caricatures of Ireland, Scotland, &c. with other ingenious devices' advertises the other maps in the series.
[Ref: 17716]    £950.00 ($1,279 • €1,082 rates)


DIGHTON, Robert. [A famous caricature map of Scotland]
A Caricature of Scotland. Geography bewitched. _ Bonny Scotia. London: Bowles & Carver, c.1808. Original colour. Card, 140 x 105mm.
A separate-issue card, reduced from Dighton's famous 'Geography Bewitched' caricature map. Scotland is depicted as an ugly man kneeling on a tasselled cushion, holding a tartan bag behind his back.
[Ref: 17717]    £950.00 ($1,279 • €1,082 rates)


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