The Royal Ratcatcher

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Date:1806 - 1808 (c.)

Description:This is an oil painting on canvas depicting the Royal Ratcatcher in a kitchen scene. Painted on the bottom right is a signature which can be read as 'J. Mark' or 'J Clark', but the date is unknown. The royal ratcatcher is seated to the centre left of the painting, near the fire and raising his pint. He wears his top hat and appointment sash. Framed size Height 443mm, Width 724mm,Depth 47mm.


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Source: Compton Verney House Trust

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