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Creator:
William Dickinson, 1746–1823, British
after Henry William Bunbury, 1750–1811, British
Published by William Dickinson, 1746–1823, British
Title:

The Puzzle for the Dog, the Puzzle for the Horse, the Puzzle for Turk, Frenchman, or, Christian

Date:
1791
Medium:
Stipple engraving and etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped to plate): 10 1/2 x 8 13/16 inches (26.6 x 22.4 cm) and Image: 8 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches (22.3 x 19 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "44563 (circled)"

Lettered, upper center: "The Puzzle for the Dog."; center: "The Puzzle for the Horse."; lower left: "H Bunbury Esqr Delint"; lower center: "The Puzzle for the Turk, Frenchman, or, Christian. | LONDON, Published March 25th 1791 by W. DICKINSON No 24 Old Bond Street"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11176
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | caricature | costume | cravats | cuffs | dog (animal) | gesturing | horse (animal) | lapels | men | nose | satire | surprise | wigs
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:30637
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