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The shower
[London] : Publish'd according to act, Septr. 1, 1772, by MDarly, 39 Strand, [1772]
1 print on laid paper : etching ; sheet 25 x 18 cm.
Initial letters of publisher's name in imprint form a monogram. | Sheet trimmed within plate mark. | Plate numbered '18' in upper right corner. | Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
A woman in profile to the right is walking with her skirts turned up over her head in form of a giant hood thus exposing her petticoat made of a printed fabric, and a large pocket and a locket suspended from her waistline.
Local Subjects:
  •  Temporary local subject terms: Female dress, 1772.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1772.
  • Etchings - England - London - 1772.
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  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Darly, M. publisher.
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