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HUDRIBRAS ENCOUNTERS THE SKIMMINGTON

A PROCESSION IS TAKING PLACE. THE PEOPLE RIDING HORSES CARRY SYMBOLS ALOFT. OTHER MEMBERS ARE PLAYING MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS. HUDIBRAS RIDES INTO THIS SCENE FROM THE LEFT.

BEFORE AND AFTER -AFTER

THE MAN IS RISING FROM THE BED PULLING ON HIS TROUSERS. THE YOUNG GIRL SITTING ON THE BED TRIES TO PULL HIM BACK. THE ROOM IS NOW IN COMPLETE DISARRAY.

The Bruiser

This satirical print shows a beer-swilling bear holding a log, a dog a pile of books and an engraving can be seen also.

PAUL BEFORE FELIX BURLESQUED

PAUL IS STANDING ON A STOOL BEFORE FELIX AND A CROWD. ON THE LEFT A SOMBRE JUDGE TEARS UP A PIECE OF PAPER, ON THE RIGHT THERE IS A STATUE OF LIBERTY HOLDING A DAGGER,

INDUSTRY AND IDLENESS PL 12

THE INDUSTRIOUS 'PRENTICE HAS NOW BECOME LORD MAYOR OF LONDON. THE VIEW IS OF THE LORD MAYOR'S PROCESSION AND SHOWS THE SPLENDOUR AND IMPORTANCE OF THE POSITION HE HAS REACHED.

INDUSTRY AND IDLENESS PL 2

THE 'PRENTICE IS IN CHURCH TAKING PART IN A SERVICE. HE IS STANDING IN A PEW WITH A YOUNG GIRL, THEY ARE BOTH SINGING THE HYMN. THE REST OF THE PICTURE IS A VIEW OF THE CONGREGATION.

MIDNIGHT MODERN CONVERSATION

THE SCENE IS A DRUNKEN PARTY. THE MAIN FOCUS OF ATTENTION IS THE TABLE WITH THE BOWL OF OUNCH ON IT. A FIGURE IN THE FOREGROUND FALLS IN A DRUNKEN STUPOR. THE REST OF THE PARTY ARE IN A SIMILAR STATE OF DISARRAY.

CHARACTERS AND CARICATURAS

THE BOTTOM BAND SHOWS A ROW OF IDEAL AND CARICATURED HEADS WITH CHARACTER BETWENN THEM. THE BULK OF THE DESIGN COMPRISES OF HEADS BASED ON THIS SYSTEM.

THE FIVE ORDERS OF PERIWIGS

FIVE DIFFERENT TYPES OF WIGS AND THEIR PERMUTATIONS ARE DEPICTED. THE BOTTOM ROW SHOWS THE QUEEN AND HER LADIES-IN-WAITING. ALSO INCLUDED IS AN ¿ATHENIAN MEASURE'.

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