The Jack Daws. (As Sung by Mr. Palmer and Mr. Downton, of Drury Lane Theatre.) 344.1.As an Old Jack Daw and a Young Jack Daw Vere a walking out together, As you very well know what birds will do That are of the same feather...Moral. Attend all good people, both old and young, To what I vould say to you now, And vhenever you goes for a valk out together, Don't get up a top of a cow: And, like the poor dicky birds, quarrel and fight, Lest you gets a bloody nose; You may be sent home in the wery same plight, Vith a nastiness over your clothes.
Etching with letterpress. Sheet 250 x 291mm (9¾ x 11½"). Damage to top edge, some creasing.
A Cow image showing a bird with a human face squating on the back of a cow crowing at another fallen bird.
BM Satires: undescribed.
[Ref: 29944] £220.00