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The Macaroni Print Shop

Artist:
Edward Topham (British, York 1751–1820 Doncaster)
Publisher:
Matthew Darly (British, ca. 1720–1778 (?)) (published London)
Publisher:
Mary Darly (British, 1760–1781) (published London)
Date:
July 14, 1772
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
plate: 7 1/16 x 9 13/16 in. (17.9 x 25 cm) sheet: 7 5/8 x 9 13/16 in. (19.4 x 25 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1967
Accession Number:
67.686.2
Not on view
Signature: in plate lower left: "E. Topham inv-t et del-t"

Inscription: in plate: "Pub acc. to Act by MDarly Strand July 14th 1772"
Vendor: Rockman Prints (New York)
British Museum Satires IV.4701
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, fig. no. 7, p. 12, ill.



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