Charming-well again [graphic].

Creator:
Gillray, James, 1756-1815, printmaker.
Physical Description:
1 print : etching with engraving & stipple on wove paper, hand-colored ; plate mark 26.6 x 20.7 cm, on sheet 33 x 23 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Printmaker identified as Gillray and artist questionably identified as Sneyd in the British Museum catalogue.
One of a set of Gillray prints of medical conditions that were apparent studies in facial expression.
Temporary local subject terms: Domestic service: Footman in Livery -- Table Settings -- Food: Fowl -- Cutlery -- Convalescents -- Medical Procedures -- Dishes: Gravy Boat.
Abstract:
"The convalescent sits full face behind a small dinner-table. He holds up a glass of wine with a smile of satisfaction, and is about to carve a bird. He wears his nightcap. Behind his chair stands a stout footman in livery, smiling broadly."--British Museum online catalogue.
Topics:
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley--Ownership.
Harvey, Francis--Ownership.
Humphrey, Hannah, active 1774-1817, publisher.
Riviere & Son Binding.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1804.
Satires (Visual works)--England--1804.
Format:
Image
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:
804.01.28.04
Auchincloss Gillray v. 11
Orbis Record:
8424571
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr11167
Citation:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 8, no. 10307
Wright, T. Works of James Gillray, the caricaturist with the history of his life and times, p. 271
Wright, T. Historical and descriptive account of the caricatures by James Gillray, no. 484
OID:
11018138
PID:
digcoll:976410