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Dr. Flannel suggests to a fashionable lady that she wear a flannel petticoat to keep her legs warm. Coloured etching by I. Cruikshank, 1807?, after G.M. Woodward.

  • Woodward, G. M. (George Moutard), approximately 1760-1809
Date:
1807?
Reference:
11059i
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Description

Dr Flannel says: "Mrs Jenny said your ladyship complain'd of being cold about the loins- So I have just stept in with a warm flaṉṉel petticoat" the lady throws up her arms in horror and replies "I have no loins fellow! do you want to make a monster of me!!"

Publication/Creation

[London] (111 Cheapside) : T. Tegg, 1807?

Physical description

1 print : etching, with watercolour ; platemark 24.7 x 35 cm

Lettering

A hint to the ladies- or a visit from Dr. Flannel!! Woodward del. ; Cruikshank s.

References note

British Museum, Catalogue of political and personal satires, vol. VIII, London 1947, no. 10921

Lettering note

Bears number: 295

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 11059i

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  • English


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