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Creator:
Print made by James Bretherton, ca. 1730–1806, British
after Henry William Bunbury, 1750–1811, British
Published by James Bretherton, ca. 1730–1806, British
Title:
John Jehu L'Inghilterra
Date:
1772
Medium:
Etching on medium, moderately textured, blued white laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 5/8 x 8 1/4 inches (29.6 x 21 cm), Plate: 10 3/8 x 6 15/16 inches (26.4 x 17.7 cm), and Image: 8 3/4 x 6 7/16 inches (22.3 x 16.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right, very faint: "Ja[...] Rolinson [...]"; on back, lower left: "44331 (encircled)"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "HWBunbury delin : 1772."; lower center: "JOHN JEHU | L'INGHILTERRA. | Publish'd as the Act directs 6th. March. 1772. by J. Bretherton. No. 134 New Bond Street [swirled mark]"; lower right: "J. Bretherton, f."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11158
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
alcohol | beer | breeches (trousers) | caricature | coachman | coat | costume | cravat | drinking | food | genre subject | humor | man | mug | parody | pot | profile (figure) | satire | tricorne | waistcoat | whip
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:30605
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