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Creator:
Print made by John Goldar, 1729–1795, British
after Samuel Hieronymus Grimm, 1733–1794, Swiss
Published by Robert Sayer, 1725–1794, British
Published by James Sayer, 1748–1823, British
Published by John Smith of Cheapside, active ca. 1750–1789, British
Title:
Captain Conquest and His Baggage Wagon
Date:
1772
Medium:
Line engraving and etching on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/16 x 8 1/8 inches (28.1 x 20.7 cm), Plate: 8 x 5 7/16 inches (20.3 x 13.8 cm), and Image: 5 11/16 x 5 1/16 inches (14.5 x 12.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "41893 (encircled)"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "S. H. Grimm del."; lower center: "CAPTN. CONQUEST and his BAGGAGE WAGGON. | London, Printed for Robt. Sayer, No. 53 Fleet Street & J. Smith No. 35 Cheapside, as the Act directs 15 June 1772"; lower right: "J. Goldar sculp"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11647
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
caricature | coat | costume | cravat | embroidery | flounces | genre subject | gown | humor | man | mole | obesity | queue wig | satire | staff | tricorne | walking | woman
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31305
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