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Creator:
James Gillray, 1757–1815, British
Published by Hannah Humphrey, ca. 1745–1818, British
Title:

The New Speaker (i.e. The Law Chick) Between the Hawks and Buzzards - Poor Little Michee!- Just Mounting, and then Funk'd and Frighten'd Out of All His Hopes (from: Caricature, vol. 1)

Date:
1800
Medium:
Etching with hand-coloring in watercolor on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
14 × 9 5/8 inches (35.6 × 24.4 cm) and 13 × 9 1/2 inches (33 × 24.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered below image: "J's Gillray inv't & fec't | The New Speaker, (i.e.:_the Law Chick) between the Hawks & Buzzards. | poor little Michee!_just Mounting: & then Funk'd & Frighten'd out of all his Hopes | Pub'd Feb'y 15th 1800 by H. Humphrey 27 St. James's Street"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.787
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Associated People:
Sheridan, Richard Brinsley (1751-1816), playwright and politician
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:43361
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British Museum, Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum, 11 volumes in 12, British Museum Publications, London, no. 9519, NE55 G7 L63 A52 1978 (YCBA) [YCBA]


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