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Richard Dickinson, an eccentric man from Scarborough, who imagines he is a king, sitting with his pet fox and monkey. Engraving by G. Vertue after H. Hysing, 1725.

  • Hysing, Hans, 1678-1752 or 1753.
Date
1725
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20618i
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1725

Physical description

1 print : line engraving and etching ; image 22.8 x 17.6 cm

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Mr. Richard Dickinson governor of Scarborough spaw. ; H. Hysing depinxit Ao. Dm. 1725. ; Geo Vertue sculpsit. ...

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The print contains extensive text about the sitter

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 20618i

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