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An Artist Travelling in Wales

Artist:
Henri Merke (Swiss, Niederweningen, canton Zürich ca. 1760–after 1820)
Artist:
After Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)
Publisher:
Published by Rudolph Ackermann (London)
Date:
February 10, 1799
Medium:
Etching and aquatint with hand coloring
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 3/16 x 15 1/2 in. (33.5 x 39.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.533.654
Not on view
Inscription: in plate: "101 Strand, London"
Francis Harvey (British, active by 1859–died 1899); C. W. Dyson Perrins(sale Sotheby's London, Jan. 12, 1959); Vendor: Sotheby's, London, Jan. 12, 1959
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Infinite Jest: Caricature and Satire from Leonardo to Levine," September 13, 2011–March 4, 2012.

Grego, Rowlandson I.360 and II.395; British Museum Satires VII.9445
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, cat. no. 97, pp. 130-131, ill.



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