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Creator:
Dighton, Richard, 1795-1880, engraver.
Title(s):

The mirror of fashion [graphic] / Richard Dighton, 1823.

Published/Created:
[London] : Published by William Sams, bookseller to his Royal Highness the Duke of York, opposite the Palace, St. James Street, London, 1822.
Physical Description:
1 print : hand-colored etchings ; sheets end-to-end 15 x 335 cm, rolled (in boxwood case) to 15 x 7 cm (scroll format)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GT737 .D54 1822 Flat
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Prints
Notes:
Humorous panoramic view of men's fashions with captions.
Title from original decorated boxwood drum dated 1823. Imprint from panorama, dated 1822.
Abbey, J.R. Life, 491
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. In publisher's original boxwood drum with engraved label.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Caricatures and cartoons.
English wit and humor, Pictorial.
Fashion -- Great Britain -- Humor.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Form/Genre:
Etchings -- Hand-colored -- 1822.
Panoramas -- England -- London.
Caricatures.
Contributors:
Sams, William, publisher.
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