The blow up of the man-milliner [graphic].
The blow up of the man-millner [graphic] : the thing may best ride the gossamour and yet not fall so light is vanity.

Creator:
Wicksteed, James, engraver
Published/Created:
[London] :
Pubd. Feby 1, 1787 by J. Wicksteed, No. 30 Henrietta Strt. Covt. Garden,
Pubd. Feby 16, 1787 by J. Wicksteed, No. 30 Henrietta Strt. Covt. Gard,
[1787]
Physical Description:
1 print on laid paper : aquatint with etching, hand-colored ; sheet 37.7 x 28.9 cm.
1 print on laid paper : aquatint, hand-colored ; sheet 37.7 x 26.8 cm.
Notes:
CtY-LW
Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Sheet trimmed to plate mark ; loss of text from imprint statement?
Sheet trimmed to plate mark.
Temporary local subject terms: Female costume -- Muffs -- Puffs -- Female hats -- Men milliners -- Altered Biblical quotation: "they are altogether lighter than vanity" from Psalm 62:9.
Temporary local subject terms: Theatre stage box -- Eyeglasses: Opera glasses -- Ladies' costume -- Muffs.
Wicksteed as engraver from unverified data in local card catalog record.
Topics:
Wicksteed, James, publisher
Language:
English
Genre:
Aquatints--England--London--1787
Satires (Visual works)--England--1787
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
787.02.16.02
787.02.16.02+
Orbis Record:
7793941
7794258
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr06169
OID:
10728273
PID:
digcoll:2756353