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Creator:
Print made by Robert Cooper, ca. 1800–1836, British
after George Clint, 1770–1854, British
Published by Henry Berthoud, 1790/1810–1864, British, active in London and Paris
Title:
Mr. Wilkinson as Michael in Free & Easy
Date:
1822
Medium:
Stipple engraving, line engraving, and etching on medium, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 11/16 x 7 11/16 inches (27.1 x 19.5 cm) and Image: 7 5/8 x 5 3/4 inches (19.3 x 14.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, upper right: "4-"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Painted by G. Clint A. R. A."; lower center: "Published by H. Berthoud Junr. May 17th. 1822."; | (as Michael) MR. WILKINSON, (in Free & Easy) | Pistols Ah! He wants "to teach the young idea hon to shoot."; lower right: "Engraved by R. Cooper."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of David Doret, Yale BA 1968, and Linda Mitchell
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2010.27.4
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
actor | book | breeches (trousers) | coat | costume | cravat | genre subject | man | performance | play | portrait | theater (discipline) | waistcoat
Associated People:
Wilkinson, Tate (1739–1803), actor and theatre manager
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:63565
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