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The Use of a Gentleman - or Patronage for the Admiralty

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1948,0214.712

  • Title (object)

    • The Use of a Gentleman - or Patronage for the Admiralty
  • Description

    Social satire: a press gang empress a gentleman from St James's to teach the others manners. c.1818
    Etching with hand-colouring

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1815-1820
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 248 millimetres
    • Width: 351 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title, speech bubbles and "Pubd by T.Tegg 111 Cheapside London"
  • Curator's comments

    The date is guesswork.

  • Bibliography

    • BM Satires undescribed bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Satires British Supplement 1818 Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1948

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1948,0214.712

Social satire: a press gang empress a gentleman from St James's to teach the others manners.  c.1818  Etching with hand-colouring

Social satire: a press gang empress a gentleman from St James's to teach the others manners. c.1818 Etching with hand-colouring

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