Print, Keying Up: The Court Jester
This is a Print. It was created by William Merritt Chase. It is dated ca. 1875 and we acquired it in 1918. Its medium is etching on japanese paper mounted on brown laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Mrs. William M. Chase.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. William M. Chase.
Its dimensions are
26.6 x 16.2 cm (10 1/2 x 6 3/8 in.)
It has the following markings
Recto: Red sealing wax with embossed shield lower right holding paper to support; Stamp in black, lower left, (Lugt 457d ): Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration
It is signed
Signed on plate, lower left: W. M. Chase
It is inscribed
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: (3); in ink, lower left: presented by Mrs. William M. Chase, 1918
Cite this object as
Print, Keying Up: The Court Jester; William Merritt Chase (American, 1849 – 1916); USA; etching on japanese paper mounted on brown laid paper; 26.6 x 16.2 cm (10 1/2 x 6 3/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. William M. Chase; 1918-4-3