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University, plate 4 in A Compendious Treatise of Modern Education (London: Smeeton, 1802)
University, plate 4 in A Compendious Treatise of Modern Education (London: Smeeton, 1802)
Date:
1802
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
226 x 275 mm (8 7/8 x 10 13/16 in.) plate mark
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Continent:
Europe

An undergraduate sits at a table with his tutor, in his unkempt room, holding his head in his hand; a young woman hides under the table behind him, and a solemn waitor stands to the side. Two young men sneak out of the open door.
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