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The young gipsy

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1872,0713.25

  • Title (object)

    • The young gipsy
  • Description

    Woman with hat adorned with feathers and carrying a baby on her back, seen half-length, in trompe-l'oeil stone window; published state. 1762
    Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1762
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 400 millimetres
    • Width: 288 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with production detail: "Morelli Pinxt,,", "S. F. Ravenet sculp.", publication address: 'Publish'd according to Act of Parliament June 1st 1762 by J. Boydell Engraver in Cheapside London', title, and dedication to Edward Fitzgerald of the Temple.
  • Curator's comments

    For later republication, see 1949,1008.160.

  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1872

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1872,0713.25

Woman with hat adorned with feathers and carrying a baby on her back, seen half-length, in trompe-l'oeil stone window; published state.  1762  Etching and engraving

Recto

Woman with hat adorned with feathers and carrying a baby on her back, seen half-length, in trompe-l'oeil stone window; published state. 1762 Etching and engraving

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