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A street entertainer holding his performing poodle on a leash. Etching by J.T. Smith, 1816.

  • Smith, John Thomas, 1766-1833.
Date
4 June 1816
Reference
44034i
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Description

The performing poodle stands on its hind legs and wears a frilly dress

Publication/Creation

London (4 Chandos St. Covent Garden) : Published as the Act directs by J.T. Smith, 4 June 1816.

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 18.8 x 11.2 cm

Lettering note

The artist's monogram is visible on the trunk next to the entertainer: "JTS"
Further lettering within the print: The wall behind the performer bears an inscription: "Old England, Long live the King and Queen Princess Charlotte and Prince Cobourg, Duke Wellington and Bl[ucher] Waterloo

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 44034i

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Languages

  • English


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