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Creator:
Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Biagio Rebecca, Italian, 1735–1808, Italian
Title:

Ticket: Mr. Cox's Museum

Additional Title(s):

Cox's Museum 1772 Lottery

Date:
1772
Medium:
Etching, line engraving, and stipple engraving on medium, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 3 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches (8.9 x 13.4 cm) and Image (center cut out): 3 3/8 x 5 3/16 inches (8.5 x 13.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, upper left to lower left, written vertically: "Cox's Museum 1772 | Lottery"; on back, lower left, written vertically: "2169 | 2169"; on back, lower right: "(IR31/1979) | 2/"; graphite marks around center cutout

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "B. Rebecca, inv"; lower right: "F. Bartolozzi. Sculp."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.775
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
board | boys | branches | children | compass (drawing instrument) | costume | drawing instrument | jeweler | lyre | music | musicians | mythology | nudes | portrait | putti | science | wings | women
Associated People:
Cox, James (c.1723–1800), jeweller and entrepreneur
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Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:41013
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