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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:
Jenny and Roger
Date:
1808
Medium:
Etching and aquatint on moderately thick, slightly 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 inches (26.4 x 20.3 cm), and Image: 8 7/8 x 7 3/16 inches (22.5 x 18.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered in black ink, lower left, very faint: "D Allan inv et Aq. tint. fecit"; lower center: "Jenny. And what would Roger say if he could speak? / Am I oblig'd to guess what ye'ere to seek. | For Watt and Baillie Publishers & Stationers Leith 1 June 1808."; lower right: "Act III Scene III."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Janet and James Sale, Yale BA 1960
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.12.9
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bonnet | bowl | breeches | cane | cattle | coat | costume | dog (animal) | fichu | genre subject | gesture | gown | illustration | love | man | pastoral | peasants | plaid | poem | rural | sadness | sash | tam-o'-shanter | trees | tub | weeping | woman
Associated Places:
Europe | Scotland | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:50690
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