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Image ID:
lwlpr06286
Call Number:
787.11.01.01
Title:
The charms of a red coat
Published:
London : Publish'd 1st Novr. by Robt. Sayer, 53 Fleet Street, [1787]
Description:
1 print on wove paper : mezzotint ; plate mark 15.1 x 11.1 cm, on sheet 20 x14 cm.
Notes:
Number '211' in lower left corner of plate.
Summary:
A young woman on horseback is talking to a soldier who is leaning on her knees. In the background are two tents, one of which is open and inside are three women seated a table. One of the women is sitting on the lap of a soldier. There is a cannon in the left foreground opposite the horseback rider. A drum can be seen on its side in the right corner of the open tent.
Local Subjects:
  •  Temporary local subject terms: Military encampment -- Cannon -- Tent -- Military uniform.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Genre prints - England - 1787.
  • Mezzotints - England - London - 1787.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794, publisher.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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