Heyday! Is this my daughter Anne! [graphic] / F.E. Adams invt. et fecit.

Published/Created:
London
Publish'd as the Act directs, 11th October 1779 by Robert Wilkinson, at No. 58 in Cornhill
[11 October 1779]
Physical Description:
1 print : mezzotint with etching ; sheet 18 x 14 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
Copy of a print originally published by Carington Bowles in 1770. See no. 4537 and 4538 in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5.
Abstract:
In avenue of trees beside a rail-fence, an old farmer's wife (right), wearing spectales and dressed in black silk hat and mantle and muslin apron, starts back in astonishment at seeing her daughter (left) dressed in the extreme fashion of 1765-1775, with high hair and hat perching on top; at the girl's feet (left) is a small lap-dog.
Associated Names:
Adams, F. E. [Printmaker]
Grimm, Samuel Hieronymus, 1733-1794 [Artist]
Wilkinson, Robert, -approximately 1825 [Publisher]
Topics:
Blacks
Clothing & dress -- England -- 1770-1780
Dandies -- British
Daughters
Dogs
Hairstyles -- England -- 1770-1780
Mothers
Servants
Language:
English
Genre:
Mezzotints -- England -- London -- 1779
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1779
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
779.10.11.01
Orbis Record:
6700627
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr04459
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10723305
PID:
digcoll:291836