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Image ID:
lwlpr04177
Call Number:
777.03.11.01+
Title:
The old maids morning visit, or, The calash lady's
Related Title:
Calash lady's | Calash ladies
Published:
[London] : Pubd. M Darly 39 Strand, Marh 11, 1777.
Description:
1 print : etching with stipple engraving ; 246 x 349 mm., on sheet 28 x 40 cm.
Notes:
Title from item. | MD of publisher's name form a monogram. | Numbered in plate at top: 11, V.2.
Reference:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Mary Dorothy George, v. 5, no. 5434
Summary:
A very fat woman on the left of the print faces her very thin counterpart on the right, in a room where long shadows indicate the morning hour. Both ladies wear the style of hat known as a calash (introduced in 1765), that on the left nearly round and th
Subjects:
  •  Clothing & dress - England - 1770-1780.
  • Hats.
  • Bonnets.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Etchings - England - London - 1777.
  • Satires (Visual works) - England - 1777.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Darly, Matthias, publisher.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
    View record in ORBIS
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