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A fashionable mother wearing a dress with slits across the breasts in order to feed her baby before she dashes off to the carriage waiting outside. Coloured etching by J. Gillray, 1796.

Gillray, James, 1756-1815.
15 February 1796

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[London] (New Bond Street) : H. Humphrey, 15 February 1796.

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1 print : etching, with watercolour


The fashionable mamma, - or - the convenience of modern dress. Vide. The Pocket hole, & c. Js. Gy. des et fect.

Publications note

British Museum of political and personal satires, vol. VII, London 1942, no. 8897
Yubraj Sharma, Spiritual energetics of homoeopathic materia medica, Wembley: Academy of light, 2006, vol. 2, p. 429


Wellcome Library no. 17465i



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