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Nixon, John, d. 1818, printmaker.
Feeling I Nixon Invt. et del.
[London] : Publish'd April 21st, 1784, by Wm. Wells, No. 132 (opposite Salisbury Court) Fleet Street, London, [1784]
1 print on laid paper : etching & stipple engraving ; plate mark 22.9 x 29.8 cm., on sheet 25 x 32 cm.
Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Inside a wig-maker's shop a bald man sitting on a stool squirms in agony as an elder woman attends to the wound on his forehead. Another man, standing to their right, looks on with visible discomfort. To their left is a table laid with scissors, razors,
Local Subjects:
  •  Temporary local subject terms: Wig-maker's shops -- Wigs -- Wig-boxes -- Feelings: Pain -- Feelings: Discomfort -- Wound staunching -- Scissors -- Razors -- Bottles -- Basins -- Cats -- Almanacks -- Duels -- Taverns -- Signs: tavern signs -- Crowds.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1784.
  • Stipple engravings - England - London - 1784.
  • Etchings - England - London - 1784.
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