What do you think of my muslin spencer and poke? [drawing] / Woodward delin.

Creator:
Woodward, G. M. (George Moutard), approximately 1760-1809, artist
Published/Created:
[England],
[1801?]
Physical Description:
1 drawing :
watercolor, wash, and ink border on wove paper ;
image 23.1 x 18.4 cm, sheet 29.1 x 22.9 cm.
Notes:
Title written in black ink in artist's hand below image.
Signed by the artist's signature in black ink in lower left.
Later imprint statement written in ink within image: London : Pubd. by W. Holland, 50 Oxford Street, Augt. 10, 1801.
From Leverhulme-Auchincloss, vol. viii.
Abstract:
A woman models several articles of clothing including a white puffy muslin spencer jacket and a very caricatured poke bonnet. The brim of the poke bonnet features a distortion of excessive length and concludes in a sharp point and the rear portion consists of extra fabric that sags off of the wearer's head.
Topics:
Bonnets
Coats
Language:
English
Genre:
Caricatures
Satires (Visual works)--England--1799
Watercolors--British--18th century
Format:
Image
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:
Drawings
W87
no. 10
Drawings W87 no. 10 Box D170
Orbis Record:
10179901
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr03454
Citation:
G.M. Woodward, What Do You Think of My Muslin Spencer and Poke? The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
10955076
PID:
digcoll:951540