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Creator Print made by Henry Heath, active 1824–1835, British
after unknown artist
Published by Thomas McLean, 1788–1875, British
Title Miss-Ann-Thropy
Date undated
Medium Etching, hand-colored on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions Sheet (cropped inside plate): 13 7/8 x 9 11/16 inches (35.3 x 24.6 cm) Image: 12 9/16 x 8 11/16 inches (31.9 x 22.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/
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Lettering
Inscribed in blue pen, on back, upper left: "4109"; in graphite, upper left: "$20.00"; lower left: "12 (circled) | G Heath - 182 - | L3/3/= | T/k/-"; lower right: "385", Lettered, lower left: "(sketch of man with parasol) Esq. Del."; lower center: "MISS - ANN - THROPY"; lower right: "London. Published by Thos. McLean, 26 Haymarket"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1977.14.9720
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/3621384
Subject Terms alone | angry | animal art | animals | bird | bonnet | cap | caricature | cats | dogs (animals) | dolls | dresses | fireplace | firescreens (furniture) | genre subject | glasses, eye | gloves | humor | misanthropy | newspaper | old | parody | patterns | pictures | reading | rugs | satire | table | teakettle | teapot | utensils | woman
Publications

Shannon Selin, Stupid News in the 19th Century, https://shannonselin.com/2018/03/stupid-news-19th-century/, Available Online

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