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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1935,0522.1.65

  • Title (object)

    • Winter
  • Description

    Satire: a woman and her daughter wearing fur coats and muffs walking in a street with snow; behind them fighting school boys and a boy carrying a toboggan. c.1778/9
    Hand-coloured mezzotint

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1778-1779
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 350 millimetres
    • Width: 250 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title followed by "from the original picture by John Collet, in the possession of Carington Bowles", and "Printed for & Sold by Carington Bowles, at No.69 in St. Paul's Church Yard, London. Published as the Act directs [date erased]" Numbered bl 395.
  • Curator's comments

    From a set of the four seasons (see BMSat.4564 to 4567).

  • Bibliography

    • BM Satires 4567 bibliographic details
    • Chaloner Smith 1883 undescribed bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Caricatures I p.65)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1935

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1935,0522.1.65

Satire: a woman and her daughter wearing fur coats and muffs walking in a street with snow; behind them fighting school boys and a boy carrying a toboggan.  c.1778/9  Hand-coloured mezzotint

Satire: a woman and her daughter wearing fur coats and muffs walking in a street with snow; behind them fighting school boys and a boy carrying a toboggan. c.1778/9 Hand-coloured mezzotint

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