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Creator:
Print made by Robert Dighton, 1752–1814, British
Published by Robert Dighton, 1752–1814, British
Title:
Members of the Whig Club
Date:
1798
Medium:
Etching with hand coloring in watercolor on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 9 5/8 × 7 1/2 inches (24.4 × 19.1 cm), Sheet: 8 5/8 × 6 5/8 inches (21.9 × 16.8 cm), Plate: 7 7/8 × 5 7/8 inches (20 × 14.9 cm), and Image: 6 3/4 × 5 5/8 inches (17.1 × 14.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, upper center: "DiV[...] E[...] | v. 22, 84"

Lettered in image: "Pub'd May 25, 1798 by Dighton Char'g Cross"; lettered below image, center: "Dighton fecit. | MEMBERS OF THE WHIG CLUB. | CHARLY, Keep a CIVIL | Tongue in your Head. | I | Jocky of NORFOLK | be not so BOLD."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Godfrey Pearlson
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2019.17.19
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:81885
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