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A Peep at Christies;–or–Tally-ho & His Nimeny-pimeney taking the Morning Lounge

Artist:
James Gillray (British, Chelsea 1756–1815 London)
Publisher:
Hannah Humphrey (London)
Date:
September 24, 1796
Medium:
Hand-colored etching
Dimensions:
sheet: 14 1/8 x 10 in. (35.9 x 25.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Susan Biebel in memory of Franklin Biebel, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.558.1
Not on view
Signature: in plate: "J-s G-y ad vivam fecit"

Inscription: in plate: "Pub-d Sep-t 24th 1796 by H. Humphrey New Bond Street"
Susan Biebel; Donor: Susan Biebel
Wright & Evans 429; British Museum Satires VII.8888; reprint G.W.G.(1830) I.60; Godfrey, Gillray 169
Cindy McCreery The Satirical Gaze: Prints of Women in Late Eighteenth-Century England. Oxford, 2004, pp. 109-112.



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