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Creator:
Print made by David Allan, 1744–1796, British, born in Scotland
after David Allan, 1744–1796, British, born in Scotland
Published by Watt & Baillie, active 1808, British
Title:
Patie Rebukes Roger
Date:
1808
Medium:
Etching and aquatint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/8 x 8 7/8 inches (28.3 x 22.6 cm), Plate: 10 3/8 x 8 1/8 inches (26.4 x 20.7 cm), and Image: 8 3/4 x 7 inches (22.3 x 17.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "[...] Allan et Aq.tint fecit"; lower left: "Patie. Were your bein rooms as thinly stock'd as mine, | Less you wad lose, and less you wad repine. | He that has just enough can soundly sleep; | The o'ercome only fashes fowk to keep. | For Watt & Baillie Publishers & Stationers Leith 1 June 1808"; lower right: "Act I Scene I"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Janet and James Sale, Yale BA 1960
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.12.3
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
canes | cattle | comedy | costume | dogs (animals) | genre subject | gesture | hills | houses | illustration | jackets | men | pastoral | peasants | plaid | poem | recorder | resting | river | sash | sheep | shepherds | tams | trees | waterfall
Associated Places:
Europe | Scotland | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:50684
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