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Print (Mezzotint) 'Mr. Foote & Mr. Weston in the Characters of The President and Dr. Last', by J. Finlayson,1769 after Johan Joseph Zoffany

Inventory Number: 22058
Object Type: print
Accession Number: 1949-15
Brief Description: Framed mezzotint depicting a scene from the play 'The Devil on Two Sticks' by actor and playwright Samuel Foote at the Haymarket Theatre in1768 . In this farce Foote caricatured the physician and Fellow of the Royal Society, Sir William Browne.

The mezzotint features a Cuff microscope.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Bequeathed by G. H. Gabb.
Collection Group: Gabb Collection

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Image with multimedia irn 53429

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