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Image ID:
lwlpr04326
Call Number:
778.08.10.03
Title:
The slip, or, Miss, willing to be in the ton
Related Title:
Miss willing to be in the ton
Published:
London : Printed for R. Sayer & J. Bennett, No. 53 Fleet Street, as the Act directs 10 Augt. 1778.
Description:
1 print : mezzotint with etching ; plate mark 151 x 113 mm. on sheet 20 x 14 cm.
Notes:
Reduced and later version of George 4631.
Summary:
An old woman in street attire and a hat is seated on a chair, her left hand raised in admonishment, her right on the hip of a young girl who stands before her weeping. The girl is flanked on either side by an angry man gesticulating with his walking stick and another woman, also weeping.
Provenance:
LWLPRSAT 778.08.10.03 copy 1: Lewis-Auchincloss coll., v. 3. | LWLPRSAT 778.08.10.03 copy 2: Lewis-Auchincloss coll., v. 4.
Local Subjects:
  •  LWLPRSAT 778.08.10.03 copy 2 from worn plate, with illegible imprint.
  • Subjects:
  •  Girls.
  • Child discipline.
  • Clothing & dress - England - 1770-1780.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Mezzotints - England - London - 1778.
  • Genre prints - England - London - 1778.
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