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The Morning of the Meet

Artist:
Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)
Date:
1788
Medium:
Hand-colored etching and aquatint
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 1/8 x 20 3/4 in. (40.9 x 52.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.533.577
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed on plate: lower right " Rowlandson 1788"
Francis Harvey (British, active by 1859–died 1899); C. W. Dyson Perrins(sale Sotheby's London, Jan. 12, 1959); Vendor: Sotheby's, London Jan. 12, 1959
Grego I.223, II.391
Joseph Grego Rowlandson the Caricaturist: A selection from his works, with anecdotal desciptions.... 2 vols., London, 1880, vol. I p. 223, vol. II p. 391.

A. Hyatt Mayor "Rowlandson's England." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 20, New York, February 1962, inside front cover, ill.



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