Square greeting card - caricature of French dancer Marie-Auguste Vestris, in coloured wash and graphite. The twirling dancer is accompanied by the sketch of a goose. From the collection of The Fitzwilliam Museum, brought to you by CuratingCambridge.com

“True, but every goose can...” - Greeting card


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Nathaniel Dance-Holland, "True, but every goose can..."
A caricature of Marie-Auguste Vestris by English portrait painter Nathaniel Dance-Holland (1735 - 1811). In a successful artistic career, one of Dance-Holland's primary achievements was to be part of the group of 34 who founded the the Royal Academy of Arts in 1768. He later gave up painting in a professional capacity to become a member of parliament for East Grinstead in Sussex.
From the collection of The Fitzwilliam Museum.

Product details:
  • Single greeting card
  • 16 x 16 cm
  • Blank inside, cello bagged with envelope
  • Printed in the UK using carbon balanced materials

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