Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

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Date
    1806

Notes:

An engraving


Series Identifier:

419


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Viewing: Harding B 10(64)

Ballad - Roud Number: V12221

Title: A burlesque on Mr. & Mrs. Clark, or the Flitch of bacon

First Line: The spruce Mr. Clark

Performers:  Fawcett

Themes:  Marriage


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
23R14: Night
41A721: Chair
41A33: Window
41A23: Bedroom
42A411: Cradle, crib
42D322: Battle for dominance in marriage ('who wears the breeches')
41A7612: Bed with tester
41D231: Trousers, breeches
31A611: Chamber-pot
41D252: Nightwear
31B6(+921): Morphology of human expression (+ threatening; fury)



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