Dr. Syntax & Bookseller.
Published. June.1.1819, at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts, 101, Strand. Pl.25.
Coloured aquatint and etching. 145 x 235mm (5¾ x 9¼") Paper toning, foxing and water staining.
Ackermann's Repository of Arts was an illustrated British periodical published from 1809-1829. It covered all fields from arts, literature, commerce, manufactures, fashions and politics. From "The Tours of Dr. Syntax," depicting the various escapades of the fictional 19th-century English clergyman, Dr. Syntax.
BM Satires: 11686.
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