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Image ID:
lwlpr04249
Call Number:
778.00.00.07.2+
Title:
Cobler's hall
Related Title:
Cobbler's hall
Edition:
[Reissue].
Published:
[London] : Printed for & sold by Bowles & Carver, No.69 in St. Pauls Church Yard, London, [not before 1793]
Description:
1 print on wove paper: mezzotint, with etching ; plate mark 25.3 x 35.8 cm., on sheet 27 x 38 cm.
Notes:
Undated reissue, with publisher's name changed, of a print first published by Carington Bowles most likely in 1778. Cf. Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum, v. 5, p. 786: Key to ... mezzotints issued by Carington Bowles. | Date of publication inferred from paper and from date of the Bowles & Carver partnership formed after the 1793 death of Carington Bowles. See Plomer. | Numbered in plate: 380.
Summary:
In a large room, the left side being a cobbler's workshop, the right a kitchen, a cobbler sits on a bench, before an open window, his hammer in hand. Behind him, on a table are dishes and food, and to the right a woman in an apron cooks with a large fryi
Subjects:
  •  Couples.
  • Shoemakers.
  • Shoemaking - England - 18th century.
  • Cooking - England - 18th century.
  • Kitchens - England - 18th century.
  • Workshops - England - 18th century.
  • Birdcages.
  • Fireplaces - England - 18th century.
  • Clothing & dress - Engla
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Genre prints - England - London - 1793.
  • Mezzotints - England - London - 1793.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Bowles & Carver, publisher.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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