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print / book-illustration

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1866,0407.287

  • Description

    A gentleman facing front and stepping forwards, holding his glove in his left hand at his side, raising his right to doff his tricorn as he looks away to left; after Bartholomew Dandridge, one of twelve plates illustrating Nevilon's 'The Rudiments of Genteel Behavoir'. 1737
    Engraving and etching

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1737
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 208 millimetres (sheet, trimmed)
    • Width: 145 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Height: 190 millimetres (image)
    • Width: 137 millimetres (image)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered above the image 'Plate 2'; below the image 'B. Dandridge Pinx. / L.P. Boitard Sculp. / According to Act of Parliament'.
  • Curator's comments

    See P&D 169.d.12 for a complete copy of the book

  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: The Rudiments of Genteel Behavoir
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1866

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1866,0407.287

A gentleman facing front and stepping forwards, holding his glove in his left hand at his side, raising his right to doff his tricorn as he looks away to left; after Bartholomew Dandridge, one of twelve plates illustrating Nevilon's 'The Rudiments of Genteel Behavoir'.  1737  Engraving and etching

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A gentleman facing front and stepping forwards, holding his glove in his left hand at his side, raising his right to doff his tricorn as he looks away to left; after Bartholomew Dandridge, one of twelve plates illustrating Nevilon's 'The Rudiments of Genteel Behavoir'. 1737 Engraving and etching

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