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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:

published September 25, 1784

Artist:

Thomas Rowlandson (English, 1756-1827)
after Henry Wigstead (English, c. 1745-1800)
published by S.W. Fores (English, 1761-1838)

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Thomas Rowlandson

Title

Bookseller and Author

Origin

England

Date

Published 1784

Medium

Hand-colored etching and acquaint on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

305 × 370 mm (image); 332 × 395 mm (sheet, trimmed to platemark)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1928.1415

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