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Creator:
Print made by William Dickinson, 1746–1823, British
after Henry William Bunbury, 1750–1811, British
Published by S. W. Fores, 1761–1838, British
Title:

Propagation of a Lie (Right)

Part Of:

Collective Title: Propagation of a Lie

Date:
1794
Medium:
Stipple engraving with hand coloring in watercolor on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper (printed on three plates joined together, now detached)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 5/8 × 21 7/8 inches (29.5 × 55.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered within image, above each figure, upper left: "I thought so. | The Devil !"; center: "No sure."; upper right: "Depend upon it. | O Lord! O Lord!"; below image, lower right: "W Dickinson Excudit."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Bequest of William S. Konecky
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2015.9.3
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
caricature
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:71660
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