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Image ID:
lwlpr04224
Call Number:
777.09.01.01+
Title:
This is something new
Published:
[London] : Pubd. accorg. to Act of Part. Septr 1, 1777, by J. Lockington, Shug Lane Golden Square, [1777]
Description:
1 print : etching and engraving ; plate mark 329 x 213 mm., on sheet 37 x 24 cm.
Notes:
Title from item.
Reference:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Mary Dorothy George, v. 5, no. 5460
Summary:
Depicts a young lady, fashionably dressed, walking and carrying an enormous parasol to cover her monumental hair, which is dressed in the extravagant heart-shaped style of the period, with curls on the sides, flowers and ostrich plumes at the top. She al
Subjects:
  •  Hairstyles - England - 1770-1780.
  • Clothing & dress - England - 1770-1780.
  • Dandies.
  • Umbrellas.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Etchings - England - 1777.
  • Engravings - England - 1777.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Lockington, John, publisher.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
    View record in ORBIS
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