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Will your Honour buy a sweet nosegay or a Memorandum book / Twelve London Cries done from the Life, Part 1st

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1904,0819.563

  • Title (object)

    • Will your Honour buy a sweet nosegay or a Memorandum book

    Title (series)

    • Twelve London Cries done from the Life, Part 1st
  • Description

    A young woman selling nosegays from a basket on her right arm, and with a book in the other hand. 1760
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1760
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 203 millimetres
    • Width: 151 millimetres (cut)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image with two lines as uttered by the vendor, in both English and French. Numbered 4 (but cut off)
  • Curator's comments

    See 1904,0819.560

  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1904

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1904,0819.563

A young woman selling nosegays from a basket on her right arm, and with a book in the other hand.  1760  Etching

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A young woman selling nosegays from a basket on her right arm, and with a book in the other hand. 1760 Etching

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