<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
IIIF Actions
Title(s):
Striking likenesses, handsomely framed, only 1s. each, taken at 114, Strand, opposite Exeter 'Change.
Published/Created:
[London] : [publisher not identified], [approximately 1820?]
Physical Description:
1 trade card : portrait ; 81 x 45 mm
Holdings:
Unable to reach service. Holdings currently not available
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Classification:
Prints
Notes:
Trade card of an unidentified portrait artist.
With a woodcut profile. The subject is identified, in ms, as Doctor Syntax (a character in comic poems by William Combe). The profile closely copies the depiction of Doctor Syntax made famous by Thomas Rowlandson.
Subject Terms:
Artists -- Great Britain.
Combe, William, 1742-1823. Tour of Doctor Syntax in search of the picturesque -- Illustrations.
London (England) -- Social life and customs.
Portrait drawing, English.
Portraits -- Great Britain.
Form/Genre:
Advertisements.
Trade cards (advertising)
Ephemera.
Woodcuts -- 1820.
Contributors:
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827. Doctor Syntax drawings.
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.