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- Object: The Cavalier
A young woman wearing a gown with puffed sleeves, sitting strumming a guitar which lies across her lap, glancing up at a cavalier in Van Dyck dress who leans against the back of her chair; music book on the table between them and window to right; after Liverseege; open-letter state. 1834
Mixed method mezzotint
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Height: 268 millimetres (trimmed?)
Width: 215 millimetres (trimmed?)
- Curator's comments
- The Lennox-Boyd database records an earlier state with the title in fine italics, and a state republished by George Routledge & Sons, and L.C. Gent, with the publication line removed.
Issued as part of a set of engravings from the work of Liverseege (1832-1835). See P&D 165.b.28 for bound set with memoir.
- Not on display
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- Acquisition notes
- Acquired with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, the Friends of the British Museum, the Art Fund, Mrs Charles Wrightsman, the Michael Marks Charitable Trust, and numerous individual donors.
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