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Pidgeon Hole, A Convent Garden contrivance to Coop up the Gods, from the series 'Tegg's Caricatures' No.57
Pidgeon Hole, A Convent Garden contrivance to Coop up the Gods, from the series 'Tegg's Caricatures' No.57
Publisher:
Date:
1811
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
24.6 x 35.2 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.2445
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

The raucous lower orders of the Covent Garden Theatre audience, forced into the cramped upper balcony of the theatre known as the 'Pigeon Holes'; the faces of the audience are grotesquely caricatured.