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Women wearing crinolines which are set on fire by flames from a domestic fireplace. Coloured lithograph, ca. 1860.
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London (12 Regent Street, Pall Mall) : W.H.J. Carter, printseller, bookseller &c., [1860?]
1 print : lithograph, with watercolour ; image and lettering 28.5 x 24 cm
"Fire". The horrors of crinoline & the destruction of human life
On the verso, a lithographed list of 54 prints, mostly on the subject of crinolines, available from the same publisher. One gives a terminus ante quem non for the present print: it showed the winner of the 1859 Derby
Wellcome Library no. 586198i
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