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A man is playing a violin as he looks at the music score on a stand in front of him. Etching attributed to James Bretherton.

  • Bretherton, James, approximately 1730-1806.
Date
1700-1799
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33847i
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"His high toupet wig and pigtail queue suggest that he is Italian or French"--British Museum, loc. cit.

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[London] : [publisher not identified]

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1 print : etching ; image 19.3 x 15 cm

References note

British Museum, Catalogue of political and personal satires, vol. V, London 1935, no. 5758 (as in style of james and Charles Bretherton)

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 33847i

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