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The Finest Perch is Not for Me

A work made of hand-colored aquatint and engraving on ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of hand-colored aquatint and engraving on ivory wove paper.

Date:

published June 18, 1825

Artist:

Charles Turner (English, 1773-1857)
after Sir Robert Frankland (English, 1784-1849)
published by Thomas McLean (English, active c.1790-1860)

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Artist

Charles Turner

Title

The Finest Perch is Not for Me

Origin

England

Date

1825

Medium

Hand-colored aquatint and engraving on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

200 × 260 mm (image); 235 × 280 mm (plate); 265 × 357 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Isaac K. Friedman

Reference Number

1932.1262.1

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