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The Delightful Story

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The Delightful Story

18th century
318 x 350 mm (12.5 x 13.8 in.)

William Ward (aka William Ward I), British (English), (1766–1826)
After George Morland, British (English), (1763–1804)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Mezzotint on laid paper
Print impression quality: good
Edition: Published 1 September 1787 by William Ward, Warren Place, Kentish Town
Marks: Inscribed below image, lower left: “Painted by G. Morland”; inscribed below image, lower right: “Engraved by W. Ward.”
Marks: Watermark: No watermark
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 1997
Accession Number: 1997.5.2

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This object has the following keywords:
  • erotica - Depiction or description of sexual love. For depiction or description of sexual activity in an exploitative, abusive, or violent context, use "pornography." [March 1994 related term added.]
  • female genre
  • genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
  • literature (writings)

  • plate Dimensions: 318 x 350 mm (12.5 x 13.8 in.)

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