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Mr Liston and Madme Vestris in the duet of Buy a Broom

Mr Liston and Madme Vestris in the duet of Buy a Broom
1826

Medium
hand-coloured etching
Measurements
21.2 × 32.0 cm (image) 24.8 × 35.0 cm (plate) 25.0 × 37.0 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Printing/Publishing
published by George Humphrey, London
Inscription
printed in ink (in image) l.l.: Drawn & Etched by Tom Jones.
printed in ink (in image) l.r.: London. pub:d (d in superscript above : ) by. G:Humphrey, 24 St: James’s St Nov.r (r in superscript above . ) 1826
printed in ink l.c.: M:r (r in superscript above : ) Liston, & Mad.m (m in superscript above . ) Vestris, / In the Duet of BUY-A-ROOM !!
printed in ink l.l.: “From Tuetschland I come with my light wares all laden, / “To dear happy England in summers gay bloom,
printed in ink l.r.: “Then listen fair Lady and young preetty maiden / “Oh! buy of the wand’ring Bavarian a-Broom!!!
Accession Number
1283-4
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1944
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Gallery location
Not on display