St. Cecilia [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London]
Pubd. April 24th, 1782, by H. Humphrey, New Bond Street
[24 April 1782]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching & roulette on india paper, hand-colored ; sheet 22 x 19 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Printmaker from British Museum catalogue.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
Mounted to 26 x 19 cm.
Abstract:
Lady Cecilia Johnston, facing right, seated at the organ upon which two cats are reading from a hymnal and yowling accompaniment. A parody of Reynold's painting of Mrs. Sheridan as St. Cecilia.
Variant Titles:
Saint Cecilia
Associated Names:
Gillray, James, 1756-1815 [Printmaker]
Humphrey, Hannah, active 1774-1817 [Publisher]
Topics:
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley
Cats
Cecilia, Saint
Clothing & dress -- England -- 1780-1790
Harvey, Francis
Johnston, Henrietta Cecilia, Lady, 1727-1817
Organs
Riviere & Son
Language:
English
Genre:
Caricatures -- England -- 1782
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1782
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1782
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:
782.04.24.01 Impression 1
Orbis Record:
6765837
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr04956
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10723593
PID:
digcoll:552332