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The Golden Apple, or the Modern Paris

Artist:
Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)
Publisher:
J. Phillips (London)
Subject:
George Prince of Wales (British, London 1762–1830 Windsor)
Subject:
Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire (British, Wimbledon, Surrey 1757–1806 Devonshire)
Subject:
Mary Isabella Manners, Duchess of Rutland (British, 1756–1831 London)
Date:
March 2, 1785
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/16 in. × 14 in. (25.8 × 35.5 cm) Plate: 9 13/16 × 13 11/16 in. (25 × 34.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.533.1792
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in plate below image: "The GOLDEN APPLE or the MODERN PARIS. / Pub-d. March 2 by J. Phillips No. 164 Piccadilly"
Francis Harvey (British, active by 1859–died 1899); C. W. Dyson Perrins, his sale, Sotheby's London, Jan. 12, 1959, lot 163; Vendor: Sotheby's, London, Jan. 12, 1959
Grego I.152, II.390
Joseph Grego Rowlandson the Caricaturist: A selection from his works, with anecdotal desciptions.... 2 vols., London, 1880, vol. I, p. 152, vol. II, p. 390.



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