Welladay! Is this my son Tom! [graphic].

Creator:
Grimm, Samuel Hieronymus, 1733-1794, artist
Published/Created:
[London] :
[s.n.],
[25 June 1773]
Physical Description:
1 print :
mezzotint on laid paper ;
sheet 15.7 x 12.4 cm.
Notes:
Title from caption below image.
Companion print to: Heyday! is this my daughter Anne.
Sheet trimmed to plate mark with loss of imprint.
CtY-LW
Possibly after a drawing by Grimm. Cf. Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v.4, no. 4536 for a similar print with the same title.
Abstract:
An old English farmer (left) dressed in top boots, breeches, a flat felt hat, and carrying a riding-whip arrives in town and is startled at seeing his son (right) dressed as a macaroni with very high toupeĢe wig, a cane with a tassle, a sword, and a little cocked hat.
Topics:
Dandies--British
Farmers
Hairstyles
Staffs (Sticks)
Wigs
Language:
English
Genre:
Mezzotints--England--London--1773
Satires (Visual works)--England--1773
Format:
Text
Rights:
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Call Number:
Folio
75
C697
770
Folio 75 C697 770
Orbis Record:
11657989
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr01668
OID:
10714560
PID:
digcoll:551690