- Stipple engraving and etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
- 15 3/8 × 19 7/16 inches (39 × 49.4 cm) and 13 7/8 × 18 5/8 inches (35.3 × 47.3 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, on back, upper left: "18383"; lower left: "Market | A1815"; lower right: "marked a 81585"
Lettered, lower left under image: "H Bunbury Esqr Delin,,t"; lower center: "THE DESERTER. | London, Publishe'd March 1st; 1784 by W. Dickinson Engrager & Printseller No 158 New Bond Street."; lower right under image: "W Dickinson Excudt"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- begging | belts | boots | caps | children | church | cloaks | feathers | genre subject | hats | house | jackets | mother | sashes | soldiers | spinning wheel | swords | vests | village | yarn
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