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Rules for Drawing Caricaturas with an Essay on Comic Painting

Author:
Francis Grose (British, baptised 1731–1791)
Publisher:
S. Hooper (London)
Date:
1789
Medium:
Illustrations: etching
Dimensions:
Book: 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. (22.2 x 14 cm) Sheet, plate 1: 5 1/4 x 8 9/16 in. (13.3 x 21.8 cm) Plate, plate 1: 5 1/16 x 7 11/16 in. (12.8 x 19.5 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.600.2
Not on view
Vendor: Ifan Kyrle Fletcher
Nadine Orenstein, Constance C. McPhee Infinite Jest: Caricature and Satire from Leonardo to Levine Exh. cat.: September 13, 2011 - March 4, 2012. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New Haven and London, 2011, fig. no. 4, p. 8, ill.



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Plate I, from Rules for Drawing Caricaturas

Artist: Francis Grose (British, baptised 1731–1791) Date: February 26, 1788 Medium: Etching Accession: 62.600.2(1) On view in:Not on view

Plate IV, from Rules for Drawing Caricaturas

Artist: Francis Grose (British, baptised 1731–1791) Date: February 26, 1788 Medium: Etching Accession: 62.600.2(4) On view in:Not on view

Plate III, from Rules for Drawing Caricaturas

Artist: Francis Grose (British, baptised 1731–1791) Date: February 26, 1788 Medium: Etching Accession: 62.600.2(3) On view in:Not on view

Plate II, from Rules for Drawing Caricaturas

Artist: Francis Grose (British, baptised 1731–1791) Date: February 26, 1788 Medium: Etching Accession: 62.600.2(2) On view in:Not on view