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A Country Attorney and his Clients. Avocat de la Campagne avec ses Clients

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1935,0522.1.102

  • Title (object)

    • A Country Attorney and his Clients. Avocat de la Campagne avec ses Clients
  • Description

    Satire: a lawyer sits casually in a dressing gown and cap at a tall desk in his study while countrymen solicit him, offering payment in the form of a dead rabbit, a cock, and a sucking pig. c.1780
    Hand-coloured mezzotint

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1775-1785
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 341 millimetres
    • Width: 246 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title and "Printed for & Sold by Bowles & Carver. No.69 St. Pauls Church Yard, London". Numbered bl. 553
  • Bibliography

    • BM Satires 3766 bibliographic details
    • Chaloner Smith 1883 undescribed bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Caricatures I p.102)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1935

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1935,0522.1.102

Satire: a lawyer sits at a tall desk in his study while country bumkins solicit him with payment in dead animals and produce.  c.1780  Hand-coloured mezzotint

Satire: a lawyer sits at a tall desk in his study while country bumkins solicit him with payment in dead animals and produce. c.1780 Hand-coloured mezzotint

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