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An old macaroni miss-led

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1866,1208.889

  • Title (object)

    • An old macaroni miss-led
  • Description

    An elderly man, dressed in the macaroni manner with an enormous club of hair, walks, supported by a stick held in his left hand. His r. hand is firmly grasped by a young woman who points with her other (l.) hand in the direction to which she is leading him. She is tall and fashionably dressed and is evidently a courtesan. 26 April 1772 Etching

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1772
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 240 millimetres
    • Width: 133 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        ["Pub accor to Act by M. Darly April 26th 1772"]. The publication line has been cut off, but is supplied from an impression belonging (1932) to Mr. W. T. Spencer of New Oxford Street.
  • Bibliography

    • BM Satires 5058 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Satires British 1772 Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1866

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1866,1208.889

FOR DESCRIPTION SEE GEORGE (BMSat)   Etching

FOR DESCRIPTION SEE GEORGE (BMSat) Etching

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