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An evenings invitation, with a wink from the bagnio
[London]: Printed for Carington Bowles, Map & Printseller, No. 69 in St. Paul's Church Yard, London, published as the act directs, [ca. January, 1773]
1 print on laid paper: mezzotint, hand-colored ; plate mark 34.9 x 24.6 cm., on sheet 44 x 30 cm.
Publication date erased from this impression. Date on catalog card inferred from plate number placement in the Key to the dates of the series of mezzotints issued by Carington Bowles. In: Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5, p. 786. | Plate numbered '269' in lower left corner.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Mary Dorothy George, v. 5, no. 5219
Local Subjects:
  •  Temporary local subject terms: Street scenes: Covent Garden -- Bagnios -- Prostitutes -- Trades: link boy -- Pickpockets -- Female dress, 1773.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1773.
  • Mezzotints - England - London - 1773.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Bowles, Carington, 1724-1793, publisher.
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