Daniel Lambert, overleden in het 40 ste jaar zyns ouderdoms hy woog 739 ponden [graphic].

Published/Created:
[Netherlands?]
[publisher not identified]
[1809?]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; sheet 21 x 28.8 cm
Notes:
Title from caption below image.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Gift of Joseph Verner Reed (Yale 1926) to the Yale Library, 1958. Portions were transferred to Lewis Walpole Library 1960. For other items from this gift refer to Beinecke Library's GEN MSS 1000.
Abstract:
Daniel Lambert who according to the caption weighed 739 pounds and died at the age of 40, sits on a sofa in a simply, but well-appointed room. He is fashionably dressed and his hat sits on the table beside the settee.
Topics:
Human curiosities
Lambert, Daniel, 1770-1809
Obesity
Language:
Dutch; Flemish
Genre:
Etchings -- Netherlands -- 1809
Satires (Visual works) -- Netherlands -- 1809
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
809.00.00.33
Orbis Record:
9154061
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr11093
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10964521
PID:
digcoll:2755048