Hand-colored etching and aquatint
Without mat: 4 5/8 × 7 in. (11.7 × 17.8 cm)
Long-term Loan from the Estate of Boris Blick, 2015
Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings
Beneath image, lower left: "13 Brooks's Club"
Beneath image, lower left: "14 Royal Academy"
Thomas Rowlandson, English, 1757–1827 (artist).
Hand-colored engraving of figures in formal wear milling around in a crowded room with high ceilings and walls lined with impressive, grand paintings in ornate gilt frames.
Published by Rudolph Ackermann from "Microcosm of London" vol 1. copyright Royal Academy