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The Romp

R. Rushworth (British, active 1785–86)
Samuel William Fores (British, 1761–1838)
January 3, 1786
Hand-colored etching
sheet: 10 11/16 x 16 1/8 in. (27.2 x 41 cm)
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: in plate lower left: "RR"

Inscription: in plate: "Published Jan. 3rd 1786 by S. W. Fores at the Caracature Warehouse No. 3 Piccadilly"
Francis Harvey (British, active by 1859–died 1899); C. W. Dyson Perrins, his sale Sotheby's, London, Jan. 12, 1959
British Museum Satires VI.6875 reissue Jan. 3, 1786
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