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The Zenith of French Glory; The Pinnacle of Liberty

A work made of etching in dark brown, with handcoloring, on cream wove paper.
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  • A work made of etching in dark brown, with handcoloring, on cream wove paper.

Date:

published February 12, 1793

Artist:

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

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

James Gillray

Title

The Zenith of French Glory; The Pinnacle of Liberty

Place

England (Artist's nationality)

Date

Published 1793

Medium

Etching in dark brown, with handcoloring, on cream wove paper

Dimensions

Image: 34.4 × 23.8 cm (13 9/16 × 9 3/8 in.); Plate: 35.1 × 24.8 cm (13 7/8 × 9 13/16 in.); Sheet: 39.7 × 28.5 cm (15 11/16 × 11 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Sonnenschein, II

Reference Number

1951.112

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