"Gentle manners, with affections mild, "in wit a man, simplicity a child [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London]
Pubd. Novr. 4th, 1798, by H. Humphrey, St. James's Street
[4 November 1798]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; sheet 26 x 17 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Printmaker from British Museum catalogue.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
Temporary local subject terms: Men -- Walking staves -- Literature: quotation from Epitaph on John Gay by Alexander Pope (1688-1744).
Old Print Shop; 1961.
Watermark: J Whatman.
Abstract:
"General Manners walks in profile to the left, with knees flexed, bending forward, his hands clasped behind his back, a cane under his arm. He wears a round hat, small pigtail, and plain, old-fashioned dress."--British Museum online catalogue.
Associated Names:
Gillray, James, 1756-1815 [Printmaker]
Humphrey, Hannah, active 1774-1817 [Publisher]
Topics:
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley
Harvey, Francis
Manners, Robert, 1758-1832
Riviere & Son
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1798
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1798
Watermarks (Paper) -- J Whatman
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:
798.11.04.01
Orbis Record:
8175257
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr09329
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10941246
PID:
digcoll:950862