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Caricatures Parisiennes / Le goût du jour

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1856,0712.619

  • Title (series)

    • Caricatures Parisiennes
    • Le goût du jour
  • Description

    Plate 6: a woman wrapped in furs on a sled being pushed on ice by a man on skates, watched by other skaters; behind a man has fallen over. c.1802 Hand-coloured etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1800-1805
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 209 millimetres
    • Width: 268 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with series title 'Caricatures Parisiennes' at the top; 'Le goût du jour no.6' below, and the publication line 'A Paris chez Martinet libraire, rue du Coq St Honoré'
  • Curator's comments

    See Colas cat.1276 for the series. Only one of the early plates is dated (see plate 8 of 1802), and there being no other means of dating them, they are here all catalogued as 1802.

  • Location

    Not on display (Satires French 1802 Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1856

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1856,0712.619

Plate 6: a woman wrapped in furs on a sled being pushed on ice by a man on skates, watched by other skaters; behind a man has fallen over.   c.1802  Hand-coloured etching

Plate 6: a woman wrapped in furs on a sled being pushed on ice by a man on skates, watched by other skaters; behind a man has fallen over. c.1802 Hand-coloured etching

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