Fowls of a Feather Flock Together

Made:
1785 in Edinburgh
maker:
John Kay

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'Fowls of a Feather Flock together' / John Kay, Edinburgh. Print, etching, 8 1/2x10 3/4 in. [probably from Lunardi's
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Print, etching, 'Fowls of a Feather Flock together' / John Kay, Edinburgh. 8 1/2x10 3/4 in. [probably from Lunardi's 'Aerial voyage in Scotland', 1786] caricature depicts a group of men and possibly includes the aeronauts James Tytler and Vincent Lunardi, two hot air balloons flying and Tytler's fire balloon. Title below image; signed in the image 'K Fec.t / 1785'

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Category:
Art
Object Number:
1950-300/17/3
Materials:
etching, paper
type:
etching - print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • print
  • intaglio print
credit:
Penn-Gaskell Collection
status:
Permanent collection

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