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- Object: Modesty!
An enlarged version of No. 13731 , with the same couplet below the title, and with the Arms of the Republic of Genoa on the wall. The Princess is very décolletée, with loose black curls and a curious four-cornered head-dress. The draped front of the box is decorated with two cupids holding a ribbon. 7 June 1821.
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Height: 249 millimetres
Width: 192 millimetres (trimmed)
- Curator's comments
- (Description and comment from M. Dorothy George, 'Catalogue of Political and Personal Satires in the British Museum', X, 1952)
A more realistic design than others in this series. The pl. is depicted in No. 14206.
De Vinck, No. 10442. A companion pl., Dignity!, with the same imprint, enlarged from No. 13731 , is De Vinck, No. 10443; both appear in No. 14206.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
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