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Beau Modecai Inspir'd

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1935,0522.1.14

  • Title (object)

    • Beau Modecai Inspir'd
  • Description

    Satire: an elderly Jew lured by a woman standing at a window to enter a brothel. c.1772/3
    Hand-coloured mezzotint

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1772-1773
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 350 millimetres
    • Width: 247 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title and four lines of verse, and with "Printed for Carington Bowles. Map & Printseller, No. 69 in St. Pauls Church Yard, London. / Published as the Act directs [date erased]". Numbered bl 270.
  • Bibliography

    • BM Satires 4525 bibliographic details
    • Chaloner Smith 1883 undescribed bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Caricatures I p.14)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1935

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1935,0522.1.14

Satire: an elderly Jew lured by a woman standing at a window to enter a brothel.  c.1772/3  Hand-coloured mezzotint

Satire: an elderly Jew lured by a woman standing at a window to enter a brothel. c.1772/3 Hand-coloured mezzotint

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