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Tom Higgins

19th century
118 x 212 mm (4.6 x 8.3 in.)

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

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching and aquatint with hand coloring on Whatman wove paper
Print impression quality: Excellent
Series: from The English Dance of Death (Volume 1)
Edition: 1816
Bibliography: Joseph Grego vol. 2, p. 321.
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1974
Accession Number: 1974.2.2.2

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  • death
  • 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

  • plate Dimensions: 118 x 212 mm (4.6 x 8.3 in.)

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