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A Master of the Ceremonies Introducing a Partner, Bath, 1785

18th century
283 x 387 mm (11.1 x 15.2 in.)

Thomas Rowlandson, British (English), (1756-1757–1827)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching with hand coloring on laid paper
Print impression quality: Good
Edition: Published November 24, 1795 by SW Fores, No. 50 Picadilly
Marks: Signed in plate, lower right: “T. Rowlandson”
Marks: Watermark: Letters “Edmeads & [?]”
Bibliography: Joseph Grego vol. 2, p. 326; British Museum Sat 8737.
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1965
Accession Number: 1965.30.1

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  • satire - Artistic device holding up human folly and vice to scorn, derision, or ridicule. [November 1994 scope note added; related term added; alternate term added. May 1994 related term added.]
  • social satire
  • spas

  • plate Dimensions: 283 x 387 mm (11.1 x 15.2 in.)

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