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Image ID:
lwlpr08973
Call Number:
797.05.26.03
Creator:
Woodward, G. M. ca. 1760-1809, printmaker.
Title:
[Curtesy]
Published:
London : Pubd. May 26, 1797, by G.M. Woodward, Berners Street, [1797]
Description:
1 print on wove paper : etching, hand-colored ; plate mark 21.2 x 15.2 cm., on sheet 27 x 21 cm.
Notes:
Numbered 'Plate 9' in upper left corner. | Title devised by cataloger based on the text this image illustrates. | Plate from: An Olio of Good Breeding : With Sketches Illustrative of the Modern Graces!! / by G.M. Woodward. London : Printed for the author and sold by W. Clarke ..., [1797]. | Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Summary:
Two images on one plate. In the top one, two men are shown bowing to a prescribed angle according to their social rank. In the bottom one, two women curtsy with similar understanding of their social positions.
Local Subjects:
  •  Temporary local subject terms: Manners.
  • Subjects:
  •  Curtsying.
  • Bowing.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1797.
  • Etchings - England - London - 1797.
  • Book illustrations - England - 1797.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Woodward, G. M. ca. 1760-1809, publisher.
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