Requires Photography

Satire against chemists

The Devil Upon Dun: or the Downfall of the Upstart Chymist
Allegory on the death of James I of England


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 0468c, first state after cutting of plate; Pennington 468(c); New Hollstein 2153

Dimensions

Platemark: 10.4 x 20.6 cm (4 1/8 x 8 1/8 in.) Sheet: 14.5 x 21.3 cm (5 11/16 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

P13327

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Graphite, recto: Death James I
Graphite, verso: P 436 (c) part of allegory on the death of James I of England

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, N.Y.; date acquired: 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund