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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:
Monsieur Le Fouet, La Francia
Date:
1772
Medium:
Etching on medium, slightly textured, blued white laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/8 x 6 3/4 inches (26.4 x 17.2 cm) and Image: 7 13/16 x 6 7/16 inches (19.8 x 16.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "44530 (encircled)"

Lettered in graphite, lower left: "HWBunbury delin : 1772"; lower center: "MONSIEUR LE FOUET | LA FRANCIA | Publish'd as the Act directs 6th. March 1772. by I. Bretherton No. 134. New Bond Street."; lower right: "I. Bretherton f."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11168
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bag wig | bow (costume accessory) | caricature | coachman | coat | costume | genre subject | hat | humor | macaroni | man | moustache | parody | pattern (design element) | postilion | profile (figure) | riding boots | satire | snuff | snuffbox | staff (walking stick) | tobacco | whip
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:30622
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