Henri Merke (Swiss, Niederweningen, canton Zürich ca. 1760–after 1820)
After Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)
Published by Rudolph Ackermann (London)
February 10, 1799
Etching and aquatint with hand coloring
sheet: 13 3/16 x 15 1/2 in. (33.5 x 39.4 cm)
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
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.