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Pope Joe Receiving a Treat of Spanish Olives
Pope Joe Receiving a Treat of Spanish Olives
Date:
1808
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
24.3 x 34.6 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.2419
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Joseph Bonaparte sits in centre dressed as the Pope of Fools with cap decorated by bells, two women to either side feed him olives with spoons, watched by a spaniard and a British sailor.