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Friends and foes, up he goes: Sending the Corsican Munchausen to Saint Cloud’s
1813

Medium
hand-coloured etching
Measurements
23.2 × 33.7 cm (image) 24.6 × 34.8 cm (plate) 30.0 × 48.0 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné
BM Satires 12117; Grego II pp. 262–63
Inscription
printed in ink (in image) l.r.: Pubd (d in superscript) December 12th (th in superscript above 2) 1813 by R. Ackermann No (o in superscript) 101 Strand
printed in ink l.l.-l.r.: FRIENDS & FOES _ UP HE GOES _ Sending the Corsican Munchausen to S,,t (t in superscript above ,, ) Cloud’s
printed in ink (in image) (in speech bubble) u.c.: O Misericordé
printed in ink (in image) (on hat) c.l.: POLAR / STAR
Accession Number
2426-3
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1926
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Gallery location
Not on display