A Spanish cloak.

Caricaturist
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827 [Browse]
Format
Visual material
Published/​Created
London : [s.n.], 1812/03/02.
Description
1 item ; sheet 43.3 x 28 cm.

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Notes
  • Medium: Etchings, Hand coloring
  • Depiction: A superior officer, going his midnight rounds of the sentries posted on a line of fortifications, is amused at discovering the phenomenon of two pairs of legs below one cloak. A trooper has taken advantage of his ample garment to smuggle in a f.
  • Signed in plate, lower left: "Rowlandson del.".
Source acquisition
Gift of Dickson Q. Brown, Princeton University Class of 1895.
References
  • Grego II, p. 226
  • Tegg no. 139
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