Sadness [graphic] / Woodward del. ; etched by Rowlandson.
- Sadness [graphic] / Woodward del. ; etched by Rowlandson.
- Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, printmaker.
- Copyright Date
- [21 January 1800]
- "An elderly woman (left) clasps her head in despair and looks up, away from the body of a tiny dog (King Charles spaniel) which a [black] liveried footman holds on a cushion. Both are three-quarter length. Beneath the design: 'This Passion is represented by an Old Maid, who is rendered completely miserable by the death of her favorite Lap-dog.'"--British Museum online catalogue.
Plate from a series of twenty without letterpress: Le Brun travested, or, Caricatures of the passions / design'd by G.M. Woodward and etch'd by T. Rowlandson. London : Pubd. 21 Jany. 1800 at R. Ackermann''s Repository of Arts, 101 Strand.
Plate numbered 'No. 12' in upper right corner.
Title etched above image.
Two lines of text below image: This passion is represented by an old maid who is rendered completely miserable by the death of her favorite lap-dog.
- 1 print : etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; plate mark 26.7 x 21.9 cm, on sheet 29 x 24 cm
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
- Call Number
- Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 7
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
- still image
Satires (Visual works)--England--1800.
- Subject (Name)
Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834, publisher.
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley--Ownership.
Woodward, G. M. (George Moutard), approximately 1760-1809, artist.
- Subject (Topic)
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Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 7, no. 9630
Grego, J. Rowlandson the caricaturist, v. 2, page 2
- Orbis Record