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Creator:
Print made by John Henry Amshewitz, 1882–1942, British
after John Henry Amshewitz, 1882–1942, British
Title:

The Fortune Teller

Date:
undated
Medium:
Drypoint on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 x 13 1/4 inches (27.9 x 33.6 cm) and Plate (to image): 8 9/16 x 9 15/16 inches (21.7 x 25.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "The Fortune Teller"

collector's stamp of Yale University Gallery of Fine Arts, in brown ink, on back, lower right, in box: "YALE UNI | VERSITY | GALLERY | OF FINE | ARTS"

signed in graphite, lower right: "J H Amshewitz."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Gift of Mrs. A.S. Yahuda
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1994.4.611
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
apron (main garment) | beard | bench | caps | cards | chairs | dress | elderly | fortune-teller | genre subject | gesture | interior | jug | kerchief | men | moustache | table | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:35848
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