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A ballad-seller in tattered skirts at left with two infants, accepting a bundle of wood from a gentleman at right, her companion amused behind, bills posted on the wall behind at left; after Richard Corbould, illustration to an unidentified publication, trimmed to an oval.  c.1790s  Etching and engraving

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A ballad-seller in tattered skirts at left with two infants, accepting a bundle of wood from a gentleman at right, her companion amused behind, bills posted on the wall behind at left; after Richard Corbould, illustration to an unidentified publication, trimmed to an oval. c.1790s Etching and engraving

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