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Creator:
Print made by John Doyle ('H.B.'), 1797–1868, Irish
Printed by A. Ducôte, active 1832–1840, British
Published by Thomas McLean, 1788–1875, British
Title:

The Exeter Cat and Plymouth Mouse

Part Of:

Collective Title: Political Sketches

Date:
1834
Medium:
Lithograph, hand-colored on moderately thick, smooth, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 13/16 x 17 3/16 inches (30 x 43.6 cm) and Image: 8 11/16 x 14 3/16 inches (22 x 36 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "8.00"; lower right: "3 (circled)"

Marked with imprint, lower left: "THOS McLE N"

Lettered, upper right: "HB Sketches No 294"; lower left inside image: "HB"; lower left below image: "Published by Thos McLean 26 Haymarket Jan1st 1834"; lower center: "THE EXETER CAT and PLYMOUTH MOUSE"; lower right: "A Ducotes Lithgy 70 St Martins Lane"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art; Gift of Brian and Linda Gracie
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1984.17.13
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | bishops | boxes | cat | clergy | Exeter | freedom | genre subject | illustration | parody | Plymouth | political | politicians | satire | satirical | sketches | town
Associated People:
Russell, Lord John, 1st Earl Russell of Kingston Russell (1792-1878), politician/statesman
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7147
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