The Duchess blush, or, York flame [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London]
Pub. Decr. 6, 1791, b[y] S. Fores, No. 3 Piccadilly, London
[6 December 1791]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper ; plate mark 16.1 x 21.2 cm, on sheet 17 x 22 cm
Notes:
Title etched at top of image.
Questionable attribution to Isaac Cruikshank from the British Museum catalogue.
"Price 6 d. color'd."
Temporary local subject terms: Allusion to the Duchess of York -- Allusion to Martin van Butchell, 1735-c. 1812 -- Female costume: spring garters -- Shoes: slippers.
Walter Schatzki; February 1961; Acquisitions no.: 961-2-1-81.
Abstract:
"Above is a ribbon, the central part of which is stiffened by a spring, described as 'Vanbuchel's Spring Garter'. Below are 'Two Views of the exact Size of the Duchess's Shoe': A low-heeled shoe with a pointed toe, decorated with jewels, and a tracing of the sole of the same shoe, which is 5 1/2 in. long."--British Museum online catalogue.
Variant Titles:
York flame
Associated Names:
Cruikshank, Isaac, 1756?-1811? [Printmaker]
Fores, S. W. [Publisher]
Topics:
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley
Harvey, Francis
Riviere & Son
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1791
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1791
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:
791.12.06.02
Orbis Record:
7783738
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr07271
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10732672
PID:
digcoll:552909