Bunbury's whims, 1828.

Cooke, William Bernard

Bunbury's whims, 1828.
3 3 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 25cm

Description

A comic print used as a teaching aid in schools. The print uses geometrical shapes to form people and the text plays on the words of Shakespeare - particularly using the words 'form' and 'shape'. Engraved from an original drawing by the caricaturist Henry Bunbury (1750-1811) in the posesion of the publisher.

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