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French-Tailor, Fitting John Bull with a "Jean de Bry"

A work made of hand-colored etching on paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of hand-colored etching on paper.

Date:

published November 8, 1799

Artist:

James Gillray (English, 1756-1815)
published by Hannah Humphrey (English, c. 1745-1818)

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

James Gillray

Title

French-Tailor, Fitting John Bull with a "Jean de Bry"

Place

England (Artist's nationality)

Date

Published 1799

Medium

Hand-colored etching on paper

Dimensions

Image: 34 × 25 cm (13 7/16 × 9 7/8 in.); Plate: 36 × 26 cm (14 3/16 × 10 1/4 in.); Sheet: 37 × 28.5 cm (14 5/8 × 11 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas F. Furness in memory of William McCallin McKee

Reference Number

1928.1441

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