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Creator:
Print made by John Doyle ('H.B.'), 1797–1868, Irish
Printed by Thomas McLean, 1788–1875, British
Published by Thomas McLean, 1788–1875, British
Title:

A Lecture on Elocution, the Professor Enforcing his Precepts by Example

Part Of:

Collective Title: Political Sketches

Date:
1847
Medium:
Lithograph in tan and black ink on moderately thick, smooth, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 1/8 x 17 5/16 inches (30.8 x 44 cm) and Image: 10 1/8 x 12 15/16 inches (25.7 x 32.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Marked with imprint, lower left: "Subscriber's Copy, HB"

Lettered, upper right: "HB Sketches No 877"; lower left inside image: "HB"; lower left under image: "Published by T McLean 26 Haymarket Feby 11th 1847"; lower center: "A LECTURE ON ELOCUTION. | THE PROFESSOR ENFORCING HIS PRECEPTS BY EXAMPLE."; lower right: "Printed by McLean & Co 70 St Martins Lane"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14653
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
coats | elocution | genre subject | gesturing | laughing | lecture | men | parody | pointing | political | politicians | professor | satire | shouting | sitting | talking | top hat
Associated People:
Roebuck, Right Hon John Arthur (1802-1879), British politician born in Madras, India
Bentinck, Lord George (1802-1848), politician/statesman, athlete/sportsman
Disraeli, Benjamin, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield (1804-1881), politician/statesman, author/poet
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49368
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