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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:

Rather Sharp Practice in Diplomacy, or a Curious Illustration of the "Entente Cordiale"

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 5/16 x 17 3/8 inches (31.2 x 44.2 cm) and Image: 9 5/16 x 12 1/8 inches (23.7 x 30.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

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

Lettered, upper right: "HB Sketches No 879"; lower left inside image: "HB"; lower left under image: "Published by T. McLean 26 Haymarket Feb7 iith 1847"; lower center: "RATHER SHARP PRACTICE IN DIPLOMACY, | OR A CURIOUS ILLUSTRATION OF THE 'ENTENTE CORDIALE.'"; 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:
B1977.14.14655
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chairs | coats | cravats | diplomats | discussion (meeting) | genre subject | gesturing | marriage | men | political | politicians | satire | sketches | spurs | spying | talking
Associated People:
Guizot, François Pierre Guillaume (1787-1874), politician/statesman, author/poet
Phipps, Constantine Henry, 1st Marquess of Normanby (1797-1863), politician/statesman
Louis Philippe (1773 - 1850), King of France
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49370
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