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Domestick Employment Starching

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1870,0514.2764

  • Title (object)

    • Domestick Employment Starching
  • Description

    A young woman, simply dressed, standing facing front, patting a piece of starched cloth, with a bowl on a table next to her to right, outside with a balustrade to left and the wall of a building behind to right. 1769
    Mezzotint

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1769
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 155 millimetres
    • Width: 110 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image with the title, and "B. Clowes fecit / Publish'd as the Act Directs AD 1769".
  • Curator's comments

    See 2010,7081.967 for a comment on related prints.

    See also the reduced version: 2010,7081.1731

  • Bibliography

    • Chaloner Smith 1883 26 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1870

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1870,0514.2764

A young woman, simply dressed, standing facing front, patting a piece of starched cloth, with a bowl on a table next to her to right, outside with a balustrade to left and the wall of a building behind to right.  1769  Mezzotint

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A young woman, simply dressed, standing facing front, patting a piece of starched cloth, with a bowl on a table next to her to right, outside with a balustrade to left and the wall of a building behind to right. 1769 Mezzotint

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