The wife of Bath [graphic] / Thos. Gaugain fecit.

Published/Created:
[London]
Pubd. October 1783, by T. Gaugain, No. 4, Little Compton Street, Soho, London
[1783]
Physical Description:
1 print : stipple engraving, color, with etching ; oval image 193 x 169 mm., plate mark 256 x 205 mm., on sheet 30 x 24 cm.
Notes:
"S.W.F." stamped in lower right corner.
Abstract:
A young woman in a feathered head-dress leans against a young man who is shown in profile pulling him closer by his beard with an apparent intention of kissing him. Below the title are verses 184-185 from Pope's "The wife of Bath."
Associated Names:
Gaugain, Thomas, -1810? [Printmaker]
Topics:
Clothing & dress -- 17th century
Color prints -- 18th century
Couples
Fores, S. W.
Kissing
Topics:
Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744
Language:
English
Genre:
Register marks
Stipple engravings -- Color -- England -- London -- 1783
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:
783.10.00.01
Orbis Record:
6928703
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr05234
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10724790
PID:
digcoll:553668