- Rat Hunters
- Engraving on medium, smooth, cream, laid paper, mounted on, thick, slightly textured, gray, laid paper
- Mount: 21 13/16 × 15 5/16 inches (55.4 × 38.9 cm), Sheet: 16 1/4 × 13 5/16 inches (41.3 × 33.8 cm), Plate: 16 × 12 15/16 inches (40.6 × 32.9 cm), and Image: 9 5/8 × 7 15/16 inches (24.4 × 20.2 cm)
Lettered, lower center: "RAT HUNTERS. | To the President and Members of the Royal Academy | This Plate from the Original Diploma Picture in their Collection. | Is respectfully dedicated by their obliged servant | D. Wilkie | London, Published June 1, 1830 by Moon, Boys & Graves, Printsellers to the King, 6 Paull Mall."; lettered, lower left: "PAINTED BY DAVID WILKIE, R.A."; lettered, lower right: "ENGRAVED BY JAMES MITCHELL"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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James Mitchell, 1791–1852, British, Rat Hunters, 1830
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