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Creator Print made by Matthew Darly, active 1754–1778
after Matthew Darly, active 1754–1778
Published by Matthew Darly, active 1754–1778
Title Caricature of Matthew Darly
Alternate Title(s) Caricature of Matthias Darly
Date 1776
Medium Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (cropped to image): 4 13/16 x 4 inches (12.3 x 10.1 cm)
Inscribed in brown ink, on back, upper left: "G2 Clu/s12"; inscribed in graphite, upper left: "208"; lower center: "Matthew Darly | 3/6 | 25a", Lettered, upper right inside image: "We are Professors of Design"; lower right inside image: "The | Political | Designer | of | Pots | Pans | & | Pipkins"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1977.14.12264
Collection Prints and Drawings
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People Represented or Subject • Darly, Matthias (ca.1720–1780), designer and printseller
Subject Terms ass (donkey) | breeches | canes | caricature | coat | cuffs | designer | genre subject | gout | humor | illustration | man | obese | old | peeing | portrait | posing | printseller | ruffs | scrolls | urinating | wig
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