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A man is sitting in a barber's shop having his hair combed and crimped, another man is being shaved, others are trying on wigs and tying their cravats. Coloured etching, 1785, after H. Bunbury.

Bunbury, Henry William, 1750-1811.
Date
May 12 1785
Reference
35616i
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Credit: A man is sitting in a barber's shop having his hair combed and crimped, another man is being shaved, others are trying on wigs and tying their cravats. Coloured etching, 1785, after H. Bunbury. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark

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Publication/Creation

London (Great Portland Street) ; No. 158 Bond Street : J. Jones : W. Dickenson, May 12 1785.

Physical description

1 print : etching, with watercolour ; image 46 x 65 cm

Lettering

A barbers shop. From an original drawing by H. Bunbury Esq. in the possession of Sir Joshua Reynolds, to whom this plate is inscribed by his much obliged and most humble servant John Jones.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 35616i

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