Maecenas in Pursuit of the Fine Arts

James Gillray, English, 1756 - 1815

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published May 9, 1808

Hand colored etching on paper

Sheet: 10 1/4 × 8 in. (26 × 20.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Jane and Raphael Bernstein

2010.84.72

Publisher

Hannah Humphrey (about 1745-1818), London

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed: in plate: "Js Gillray ad vivam fecit"; inscribed: in plate: "Publish'd May 9th 1808. by H. Humphrey 27 St James's Street"

Provenance

Andrew Edmunds, London, England; sold to Jane and Raphael Bernstein, Ridgewood, New Jersey, November 26th, 1992; lent to present collection, 2010; given to present collection, 2014.

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