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Two-Penny Whist

A work made of etching in dark brown, with handcoloring, on cream wove paper.
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  • A work made of etching in dark brown, with handcoloring, on cream wove paper.

Date:

published January 11, 1796

Artist:

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

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Artist

James Gillray

Title

Two-Penny Whist

Origin

England

Date

Published 1796

Medium

Etching in dark brown, with handcoloring, on cream wove paper

Dimensions

231 × 334 mm (image); 247 × 350 mm (plate); 270 × 384 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1928.1497

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