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The Fortune Teller

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1743 (engraved)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hayman, Francis RA (artist)
    Vivarès, François, born 1708 - died 1780 (engraver)
    Bowles, Carington, born 1724 - died 1793 (printed for)
    Bowles, John, born 1701 - died 1779 (printed for)

  • Museum number:

    E.302-1949

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case J, shelf 4, box M

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1743 (engraved)

Artist/maker

Hayman, Francis RA (artist)
Vivarès, François, born 1708 - died 1780 (engraver)
Bowles, Carington, born 1724 - died 1793 (printed for)
Bowles, John, born 1701 - died 1779 (printed for)

Dimensions

Height: 10 in, Width: 14.5 in

Descriptive line

Francis Hayman, 'The Fortune Teller, or Casting the Coffee Grounds'. Engraved by François Vivarès, London, 1743.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1949, London: HMSO, 1961.

Techniques

Engraving

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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