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The Propagation of a Lye

1776–1827
Possibly by William Henry Bunbury (English, 1750–1811)


Dimensions

Sight: 20.6 x 16 cm (8 1/8 x 6 5/16 in. )

Accession Number

48.113

Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Double-sided. A copy of a print by the same name by Dickenson after Bunbury (George Catalogue of Political and Personal Satires, no 7230)

Inscription

Tracing, colored on verso. LC in ink, "T. Rowlandson" & "Propagation of a Lye".

Provenance

John Taylor Spaulding (1870-1948, Boston); gift to MFA, January 8, 1948.

Credit Line

Gift of John T. Spaulding