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Creator:
Print made by Henry Heath, active 1824–1835, British
Published by S. W. Fores, 1761–1838, British
Title:

Out of Court. Auspicium Melioris Devi

Date:
1827
Medium:
Etching with hand coloring in watercolor on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/4 × 17 1/2 inches (28.6 × 44.5 cm), Plate: 9 3/4 × 13 3/4 inches (24.8 × 34.9 cm), and Image: 8 3/4 × 13 inches (22.2 × 33 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered inside image: "Neressita non habet leges | take that, & that & that. | le (Roy) le veut | In hoc Signo vinces | Te le veut | Had I served my God with half the Zeal | I have served my King, he would not have | suffered me to be turned out for | supporting his Cause."; lettered below image: "Pub'd April 21 1827 by S.W. Fores 41 Piccadilly London | Out_of_Court. | Auspicium melioris devi."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Godfrey Pearlson
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2019.17.29
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:81895
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