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English Curiosity or the Foreigner stared out of Countenance
English Curiosity or the Foreigner stared out of Countenance
Date:
1784–1794
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
Frame: 400 x 436 mm (15 3/4 x 17 3/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

R.E. Lewis, 1963

Accession Number:
2004.26.1
Acquisition Date:
2004-06-10
Credit Line:

Gift of Donald C. Whitton in memory of James Hahn

A foreign man in unusual foreign dress seated at the theatre, attracting the attention of the crowd, who turn to stare at him.
Stamped at bottom right 'S.W.F.'

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”