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Midas, Transmuting All, Into Paper

A work made of hand-colored etching on paper.
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  • A work made of hand-colored etching on paper.

Date:

published March 9, 1797

Artist:

James Gillray (English, 1756-1815)
published by Hannah Humphrey (English, c. 1745-1818)

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

James Gillray

Title

Midas, Transmuting All, Into Paper

Origin

England

Date

Published 1797

Medium

Hand-colored etching on paper

Dimensions

335 × 240 mm (image); 355 × 247 mm (plate); 365 × 265 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas F. Furness in memory of William McCallin McKee

Reference Number

1928.724

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