Shakespeare Sacrificed or The Offering to Avarice

James Gillray, English, 1756 - 1815

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1789

Hand-colored etching and engraving on paper

Sheet: 22 1/2 × 17 in. (57.2 × 43.2 cm)

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

2010.84.73

Publisher

Hannah Humphrey (about 1745-1818), London

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Course History

ARTH 41.03, European Art 1750-1850, Allan Doyle, Winter 2019

ENGL 22, The Rise of the Novel, Alysia Garrison, Spring 2015

ENGL 20, Age of Satire, Alysia Garrison, Winter 2014

Exhibition History

A Space for Dialogue 65, Aggressive Art; Early Caricature and Self-Parody in France and England, Dylan Hayley Leavitt, Class of 2011, The Kathryn Conroy Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 2-October 2011.

Provenance

Andrew Edmunds, London, England; sold to Jane and Raphael Bernstein, Ridgewood, New Jersey, June 17th, 1994; lent to present collection, 2010; given to present collection, 2014.

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