A sufferer for decency [graphic] / Rowlandson delt.
- A sufferer for decency [graphic] / Rowlandson delt.
- Published / Created
- Copyright Date
- [not before 20 June 1789]
- Publication Place
- "The interior of a penny-barber's shop showing one corner of a small raftered room lit by a lamp hung from the roof and inscribed 'Shave with Ease & Expedetion for one Penny'. The barber (right) flourishes his razor above the head of a lean client whose face a boy (left) coats with lather, using a large brush; a bucket hangs on the boy's arm. In the background (right) a second customer in back view is also being shaved. Two wig-blocks lie on the ground (right)."--British Museum online catalogue, description of an earlier state.
Also issued separately.
Cf. Grego, J. Rowlandson the caricaturist, v. 1, page 257.
Companion print to: A penny barber.
Date of publication inferred from imprint on earlier state: Pubd. as the Act directs June 20, 1789, by Mrs. Lay, on the Steine, Bright-helmstone. Cf. No. 7604 in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 6.
Plate from: Woodward, G.M. Caricature magazine, or Hudibrastic mirror. London : Thomas Tegg, [1808?], v. 2.
Plate numbered "63" in upper right corner.
Title etched below image.
- 1 print : etching and aquatint on wove paper, hand-colored ; plate mark 35.4 x 23.4 cm, on sheet 37 x 25 cm
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
- Call Number
- Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 3
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
- still image
Satires (Visual works)--England--1789.
- Subject (Name)
Auchincloss, Hugh Dudley--Ownership.
Johnstone, Henry Arthur--Ownership.
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, artist.
- Subject (Topic)
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- Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 6, no. 7604A
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