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The power of Music and Beauty

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1902,1011.7535

  • Title (object)

    • The power of Music and Beauty
  • Description

    A man standing behind a bar, holding a cane in his left hand and raising a glass with his right.
    Mezzotint

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1750s (c.)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 228 millimetres
    • Width: 162 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered within image with title and below image with production details:'peint par R Pyle'; 'Gravé par A H J Degmayer'; lettered below with a poem about luring women with alcohol and music: 'Komm her mein schönstes Kind (...) willt folgen mir' and with publication detail: 'Printed for Carrington Bowles, Map and Printseller London'.
  • Location

    Not on display (German XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1902

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1902,1011.7535

A man standing behind a bar, holding a cane in his left hand and raising a glass with his right.  Mezzotint

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A man standing behind a bar, holding a cane in his left hand and raising a glass with his right. Mezzotint

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