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The Bull and Mouth
The Bull and Mouth
Date:
1809
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
34.8 x 24.7 cm (image); 40.1 x 26.7 cm (sheet)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.2182
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A fat man (John Bull) with a grotesquely large head sits open mouthed on a bed; an elegant woman and an admiral stand to the side holding a letter between them.