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Print, Richard Lee's Shop Card

This is a Print. It was after William Hogarth and print maker: Samuel Ireland. It is dated 1794 and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is etching on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. George A. Kubler. It is credited Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler.

Its dimensions are

22.8 × 15.6 cm (9 in. × 6 1/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed on the oval rim frame: "Richard Lee at ye golden Tobacco Roll in Panton Street and Leicester Fields"; lower left: "W. Hogarth int."

Cite this object as

Print, Richard Lee's Shop Card; Print Maker: Samuel Ireland (English, ca. 1744–1800); Ireland; etching on paper; 22.8 × 15.6 cm (9 in. × 6 1/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler; 1949-152-68

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