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Monkey-Ana or Men, in Miniature

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1937,0719.17

  • Title (series)

    • Monkey-Ana or Men, in Miniature
  • Description

    Parody on fox hunting: two monkeys dressed as humans having a brawl about a fox, lying dead in foreground; two dogs approaching from right; two horses behind; proof. 1828
    Etching on chine collé

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1828
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 201 millimetres
    • Width: 162 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with poem over five lines: 'Faithful to the pack [...] Somerville .', and publication line: 'Published May 1828, by Moon, Boys & Graves 6, Pall Mall.'.
  • Curator's comments

    See Comment of 1896,1230.324 for information about the series.

  • Location

    Not on display (British XIXc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1937

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1937,0719.17

Parody on fox hunting: two monkeys dressed as humans having a brawl about a fox, lying dead in foreground; two dogs approaching from right; two horses behind; proof.  1828  Etching on chine collé

Recto

Parody on fox hunting: two monkeys dressed as humans having a brawl about a fox, lying dead in foreground; two dogs approaching from right; two horses behind; proof. 1828 Etching on chine collé

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