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Scaramouche and the Swiss officer; the comedian standing on the right, taking an enormous pinch of snuff from the box offered him by a Swiss officer, with three other figures inside the shop behind them; illustration to 'The Spectator' in Sharpe's 'British Classics' (London: Sharpe, 1803); proof before all letters.
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Height: 162 millimetres (sheet)
Width: 115 millimetres (sheet)
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- Pasted on an album of prints by Cromek donated by his son, numbers 1867,0413.683 to 803. Two hand-written letters from Mary Cromek, the artist's granddaughter are atteached at the front. The prints were gifted with a manuscript catalogue which is kept at the department library (Cd,4.49).
See 1868,0822.3119 and 1867,0413.727 for lettered impressions.
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Associated Title: The Spectator
Associated Title: British Classics
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