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Image ID:
lwlpr04282
Call Number:
778.01.01.02+
Title:
The studious beauty
Published:
[London] : Printed for & sold by Carington Bowles, at his map & print warehouse, No.69 in St. Pauls Church Yard, London, publish'd as the Act directs [Jan. 1, 1778?]
Description:
1 print : mezzotint with etching, hand-colored ; sheet 36 x 27 cm.
Notes:
Title from item. | Imperfect, sheet trimmed to plate mark. | Publication date erased from print. | Date surmised from George, v.5, Appendix, "Key to the dates of the series of Mezzotints issued by Carington Bowles." | Numbered in lower left of plate 371.
Summary:
A young lady sits reading a book, her right elbow resting on a table on which lie two other volumes. Behind her is a drapery swathed column and an open window through which a rose bush and trees are visible. A large pot of geraniums stands before the win
Subjects:
  •  Fashion - 18th century.
  • Reading - England - 18th century.
  • Hats.
  • Aprons.
  • Interiors - England - 18th century.
  • Clothing & dress - England - 18th century.
  • Hairstyles - England - 1770-1780.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Mezzotints - England - London - 1778.
  • Hand-colored illustrations.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
    View record in ORBIS
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