Lady Friz at her toilet [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London]
Sold by W. Humphrey, No. 227 Strand
[178-?]
Physical Description:
1 print : mezzotint, hand-colored ; sheet 37 x 27 cm
Notes:
Title from item.
Date conjectured from costume.
Abstract:
In an elegant bedroom a young woman sits at her dressing table looking at her reflection in the mirror. At her side is a barber with combs in his apron gestures at her image which shows the elaborate high hair of the fashion. Embroidered curtains hang over her canopied bed; the room is decorated with wallpaper and a patterned rug, curtains on the window, and a sash behing the dressing table.
Associated Names:
Humphrey, William, approximately 1740-approximately 1810 [Publisher]
Topics:
Barbers
Clothing & dress -- England -- 1780-1790
Combs
Dressing tables
Hairdressing
Hairstyles
Interiors -- England -- 18th century
Language:
English
Genre:
Genre prints -- England -- 1780
Mezzotints -- England -- London -- 1780
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:
780.00.00.36+
Orbis Record:
6713456
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr04497
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10723340
PID:
digcoll:291871