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All Fours

Artist:
After Sir Henry William Bunbury (British, Mildenhall, Suffolk 1750–1811 Keswick, Cumberland)
Artist:
Possibly etched by Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)
Publisher:
Published by John Raphael Smith (British, baptized Derby 1751–1812 Doncaster) , London
Date:
March 14, 1783
Medium:
Hand-colored etching and engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 15/16 x 15 3/8 in. (32.8 x 39 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.533.394
Not on view
Signature: in plate: "Design'd by H W. Bunbury"

Inscription: in plate beneath image: "ALL FOURS". In pencil lower right: "1790?"
Francis Harvey (British, active by 1859–died 1899); C. W. Dyson Perrins(sale Sotheby's Jan. 12, 1959); Vendor: Sotheby's, London, Jan. 12, 1959
Grego II.407; British Museum Satires 6341
Frederic George Stephens, M. Dorothy George Catalogue of political and personal satires preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum. 11 vols., London, 1870-, vol. V, no. 6341.

Joseph Grego Rowlandson the Caricaturist: A selection from his works, with anecdotal desciptions.... 2 vols., London, 1880, vol. II, p. 407.



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