The town before you, or, Welch wigs, or, Whimsicallities, or, How to save the tax on hair powder [graphic].

Creator:
Cruikshank, Isaac, 1756?-1811?, printmaker.
Published/Created:
[London] :
Pub. March 17, 1795, by S.W. Fores, No. 3 Piccadilly,
[17 March 1795]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; sheet 42.5 x 54 cm
Notes:
Title from caption below image.
Questionable attribution to I. Cruikshank from unverified data in local card catalog record.
CtY-LW
Design consists of twelve figures in two rows, each with text etched above.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark on lower edge and to plate mark on other edges.
Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Variant Titles:
Welch wigs
Whimsicallities
How to save the tax on hair powder
No guinea pigs
Topics:
Fores, S. W., publisher.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1795.
Satires (Visual works)--England--1795.
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
Drawer
795.03.17.01
Drawer 795.03.17.01
Orbis Record:
9814615
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr08510
OID:
11105826
PID:
digcoll:976529