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A pretty girl and an old woman both taking snuff. Coloured stipple engraving after L. Boilly, ca. 1827.

Boilly, Louis, 1761-1845.
Date
August 1827

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Description

The heads are derived from prints designed by Louis Boilly

Lettering

The contrast.

Publication/Creation

London (20, Gt Newport Street) : W. McDowall, August 1827.

Physical description

1 print : stipple engraving, with watercolour ; platemark 18.8 x 32.4 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 24987i

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Language

  • English


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