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Creator:
Print made by Matthew Darly, active 1754–1778, British
after Matthew Darly, active 1754–1778, British
Published by Matthew Darly, active 1754–1778, British
Title:

Caricature of Matthew Darly

Additional Title(s):

Caricature of Matthias Darly

Date:
1776
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped to image): 4 13/16 x 4 inches (12.3 x 10.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, on back, upper left: "G2 Clu/s12"; inscribed in graphite, upper left: "208"; lower center: "Matthew Darly | 3/6 | 25a"

Lettered, upper right inside image: "We are Professors of Design"; lower right inside image: "The | Political | Designer | of | Pots | Pans | & | Pipkins"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12264
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
ass (donkey) | breeches | canes | caricature | coat | cuffs | designer | genre subject | gout | humor | illustration | man | obese | old | peeing | portrait | posing | printseller | ruffs | scrolls | urinating | wig
Associated People:
Darly, Matthias (ca.1720–1780), designer and printseller
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:51832
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