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Quien se pondrá el cas - cabel al gato? (Who will bell the cat?) / Disparate de bestia (Animal folly) / Otras leyes por el pueblo / Los Proverbios

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1878,0511.297

  • Title (object)

    • Quien se pondrá el cas - cabel al gato? (Who will bell the cat?)
    • Disparate de bestia (Animal folly)
    • Otras leyes por el pueblo

    Title (series)

    • Los Proverbios
  • Description

    Elephant intimidating Moors, to left; 1877 impression, published in 'L'Art'. 1816-23 Etching, burnished aquatint and drypoint(?)

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1816-1824
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 245 millimetres
    • Width: 355 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with production and publication detail on plate below image
  • Curator's comments

    One of four additional plates (H 266-9) prepared for the 'Proverbios' series but which were not published until 1877. See also Curator's Comment for 1863,1114.794.

  • Bibliography

    • Delteil 222 bibliographic details
    • Harris 1964 268.III bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Spanish XVIIIc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: L'Art (Tome II, facing p.56)
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1878

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1878,0511.297

Elephant intimidating Moors, to l; 1877 impression, published in 'L'Art'.  1816-23  Etching, burnished aquatint and drypoint(?)

Elephant intimidating Moors, to l; 1877 impression, published in 'L'Art'. 1816-23 Etching, burnished aquatint and drypoint(?)

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