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A barber curling a customer's hair with hot tongs is distracted by an item in the newspaper, consequently burning the man's head. Mezzotint by A.M. Huffam, 1827, after M.W. Sharp.

Sharp, Michael William, -1840.
Date
Augt. 1 1827

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Credit: A barber curling a customer's hair with hot tongs is distracted by an item in the newspaper, consequently burning the man's head. Mezzotint by A.M. Huffam, 1827, after M.W. Sharp. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)


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Lettering

The red-hot politician. ; M.W. Sharp pinxt. ; A.M. Huffam sculpt.

Publication/Creation

London (14, Brownlow Street, Holborn) : W.J. White, Augt. 1 1827.

Physical description

1 print : mezzotint ; image 49 x 37.8 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 35602i

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  • English


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