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Doctor Syntax Taking Possession of his Living, from The Tour of Doctor Syntax

A work made of hand-colored etching and acquaint on ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of hand-colored etching and acquaint on ivory wove paper.

Date:

c. 1812

Artist:

Thomas Rowlandson (English, 1756-1827)
published by Rudolph Ackermann (English, 1764-1834)

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Thomas Rowlandson

Title

Doctor Syntax Taking Possession of his Living, from The Tour of Doctor Syntax

Origin

England

Date

1808–1813

Medium

Hand-colored etching and acquaint on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

110 × 180 mm (image); 155 × 255 mm (plate); 295 × 362 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James Ward Thorne

Reference Number

1940.231.4

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