Exhibitions/ Art Object

The Two Patriotic Duchesses on Their Canvass

Artist:
Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)
Publisher:
Published London by William Humphrey (British, 1742?–before 1814)
Date:
April 3, 1784
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
plate: 11 1/16 x 8 3/8 in. (28.1 x 21.3 cm) frame: 21 x 16 in. (53.3 x 40.6 cm) sheet: 13 11/16 x 9 15/16 in. (34.8 x 25.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.533.52
Not on view
Inscription: in plate: "Pub-d by W. Humphrey 227 Strand"; beneath the title: "Requesting the favour of an early Poll"

Marking: watermark: large arms and fleur de lis
Francis Harvey (British, active by 1859–died 1899); C. W. Dyson Perrins, his sale Sotheby's, London, Jan. 12, 1959
Grego, Rowlandson I.124 and II.389; British Museum Satires, VI.6494
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