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Creator:
Print made by Robert Seymour, 1798–1836, British
Published by Gabriel Shire Tregear, active 1828–1840, British
Title:

The Turkey at Bay

Date:
ca. 1825
Medium:
Etching with hand coloring in watercolor on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 1/8 × 18 inches (30.8 × 45.7 cm), Plate: 9 3/4 × 13 5/8 inches (24.8 × 34.6 cm), and Image: 8 1/8 × 12 1/2 inches (20.6 × 31.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Watermark: 1825

Lettered inside image: "AT CORAN | OSTENTATION | INCLINATION | PREDESTINATION | USURPATION | SELF | PRESERVATION | THE | TRUTH"; lettered below image, lower center: "THE TURKEY AT BAY_ | Pub-By G. Tregear Cheapside".

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Godfrey Pearlson
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2019.17.23
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:81889
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