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The Hopes of the Family, or Miss Marrowfat at Home for the Holidays

19th century
245 x 333 mm (9.6 x 13.1 in.)

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

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching with hand coloring on laid paper
State: Only state
Print impression quality: Excellent
Edition: Published by T. Tegg
Marks: Signed in plate, lower left
Bibliography: Joseph Grego vol. 2, p. 167.
Credit Line: Gift of Ellen G. D’Oench (BA Wesleyan 1973, Trustee 1977–1979, DAC Curator 1979–1998), 1980
Accession Number: 1980.19.1

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  • families - Groups of individuals related by blood, marriage, adoption, or cohabitation. ERIC9 [May 1993 related term deleted. May 1991 descriptor moved. February 1991 related term added.]
  • family
  • marriage
  • 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

Location Latitude: British (English), Longitude: D'Oench

  • plate Dimensions: 245 x 333 mm (9.6 x 13.1 in.)

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