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Creator:
unknown artist, (J.D.)
Title:

Don-Key

Date:
1830
Medium:
Lithograph with hand coloring in watercolor on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 15/16 x 11 inches (38 x 28 cm) and Image: 9 3/4 x 5 15/16 inches (24.7 x 15.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "18th"; lower right: "6 (circled)"

Lettered, lower left: "J.D. Fecit."; lower center: "The Services of an English Lord Mayor | rewarded with a Spanish Title | DON-KEY."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Brian and Linda Gracie
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1984.17.21
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bows | caricature | cravat | donkey | English | historical subject | humor | livery collar | nobleman | parody | politician | ribbons | robes | satire | Spanish
Associated People:
Key, Sir John (1794 - 1858), whosale stationer, Lord Mayor, MP and Chamberlain of London
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7155
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