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Matthew DARLY

England 1720 – 1778

The Simpling Macaroni 1772
Collection Title: 'Caricatures, Macaronies & Characters by sundry ladies gentlemen artists &c.'. London: M.Darly, No.39 Strand, 1772
Page: vol.3, no.18
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin off-white laid paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.8 h x 12.6 w cm sheet 17.5 h x 12.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.647
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, Caricature Satire: Australia by English
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2013.