[Large Boots]

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Title:
[Large Boots]
Creator:
Gillray
Date:
1800
Description:
Hand-colored etched caricature of merchant Jacob Franco (1762-1817), member of a prominent Sephardic family in England. Described as "Mr. Franco, a gentleman then well known on the turf, of Jewish descent, which is indicated by the pigs." Caricature by James Gillray. Published May 25, 1800, by Hannah Humphrey, 27 St. James's Street.
Collection:
William A. Rosenthall Judaica Collection - Prints and Photographs
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Images
Topical Subject:
Jewish merchants, Jews--Caricatures and cartoons, Satire
Shelving Locator:
Print Portfolio 04, cofc-war-print04-003
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
Scanned with Epson Perfection 4870 Photo, 800 ppi, 24-bit color. Archival tiff image available.
Copyright Status Statement:
Digital image copyright 2011, The College of Charleston Libraries. All rights reserved. For more information contact The College of Charleston Library, Charleston, SC 29424.