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The city rout
[2nd state?].
[London] : Pubd. accog. to act by MDarly, 39 Strand, May 20, 1776.
1 print : etching ; plate mark 24.9 x 35.5 cm., on sheet 28 x 39 cm.
Title from item. | Publisher's initials "MD" form a monogram. | Numbered in top left of plate: 32. | Later state, with plate number added, of no. 5372 in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5.
A social gathering, in which two elaborately dressed and coiffed old ladies stand conversing in the center foreground, as a short footman of unprepossessing appearance carries in a tray loaded with a tankard and a triple stand of jelly glasses. In the ba
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  • Hairstyles - England - 1770-1780.
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  • Clothing & dress - England - London - 18th century.
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  • London (England) - Social life and customs - 18th century.
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  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1776.
  • Etchings - England - London - 1776.
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  •  Darly, Matthias, publisher.
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