- Museum number
- Object: The comic muse, by goles!
Mrs. Jordan in profile to the right, runs forward smiling, her hands behind her back. She wears a simple dress, a sash round her waist; her hair curls loosely on her neck. 1 November 1790
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Height: 158 millimetres
Width: 103 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- (Description and comment from M.Dorothy George, 'Catalogue of Political and Personal Satires in the British Museum', VI, 1938)
She is evidently Priscilla Tomboy in 'The Romp', her attitude resembling that in BMSat 6875.
From the 'Attic Miscellany', ii. 38.
Reissued with the title 'Mrs J------n as a Hoyden' and the imprint: 'Engraved for the Carlton House Magazine.'
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1995 Sep-Dec, Kenwood, Iveagh Bequest, Mrs Jordan, Duchess of Drury Lane
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- Prints and Drawings
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