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Washing day : a proper new ballad for wet weather / the decorations designed and executed by William Hawkes Smith.

Birmingham : Printed at the Lithographic Press by W. Hawkes Smith, [ca.1821]
Physical Description:
1 score ([4] p.) : ill. ; 34 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
M1977.H7 W37 1821+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Music (printed)
Date of publication from Twyman.
Song for voice and piano, arranged on two (curvy) staves with interlinear words.
With pictorial title page and music.
First line: The sky with clouds was overcast.
Twyman, M. Early lithographed music, p. 386
BAC: British Art Center copy is of the earlier of the two printings identified by Twyman, with 'Birmingham' in open italic (rahter than upright) capitals.
Subject Terms:
Ballads, English.
Humorous songs -- Great Britain.
Lithographic Press -- Printer.
Lithography -- Specimens -- 1821.
Popular music -- To 1901.
Songs with piano.
Smith, W. Hawkes (William Hawkes), ill.

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