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French Lemonade Merchant / 24 Caricatures by several ladies, gentlemen, artists, etc. (Vol.1)

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1895,0611.16

  • Title (object)

    • French Lemonade Merchant

    Title (series)

    • 24 Caricatures by several ladies, gentlemen, artists, etc. (Vol.1)
  • Description

    No.9: a standing man facing left with a canister on his back from which he pours into a metal cup. 8 June 1771
    Etching with hand-colouring

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1771
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 150 millimetres
    • Width: 103 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Numbered V.1 on left and 9 top right. Beneath the image title and: 'Pubd. accordg to Act of Parlt. June 8th by J.Scratchley 1771'
  • Curator's comments

    Scratchley is a pseudonym of Darly. The figure is lifted from one of those in Bunbury's 'View on the Pont Neuf at Paris' (BMSat.4763).

  • Bibliography

    • BM Satires 4782 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British Post-binder)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1895

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1895,0611.16

No.9: a standing man facing left with a canister on his back from which he pours into a metal cup. 8 June 1771  Etching with hand-colouring

No.9: a standing man facing left with a canister on his back from which he pours into a metal cup. 8 June 1771 Etching with hand-colouring

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