Grief ; Pleasure [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London] :
Pub. June 4, 1810, by Edwd. Orme, London,
[4 June 1810]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching and stipple engraving on wove paper, hand-colored ; plate mark 16.2 x 21 cm, on sheet 19 x 25.8 cm
Notes:
Tim Bobbin's Human passions delineated, first published in 1773. Tim Bobbin is the pseudonym of John Collier.
Plate numbered '22' published as part of a 1810 edition of Bobbin's Human passions delineated, with an engraved dedication page, a portrait of the artist, and at least 25 individual prints depicting human passions.
Variant issue, with plate number, of no. 11670 in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 8.
Abstract:
An elderly townsman leans over a table complacently counting gold coins, holding up a finger to enjoin silence on a countryman who appeals to him with an expression of despair. The latter's elderly wife, equally distressed, stands behind him on the left, a hand on her husband's shoulder.
Variant Titles:
Pleasure
Topics:
Coins.
Couples.
Distress.
Grief.
Happiness
Topics:
Bobbin, Tim, 1708-1786, artist.
Orme, Edward, publisher.
Language:
English
Genre:
Stipple engravings--England--London--1810.
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
810.06.04.24
Orbis Record:
8423940
Yale Collection:
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr30961
OID:
11019138
PID:
digcoll:553283