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Creator:
Print made by Philip Dawe, ca.1745–ca.1809, British
after Henry Robert Morland, 1730–1797, British
Published by Carington Bowles, 1724–1793, British
Title:
Lady's Maid Soaping Linen
Date:
1769
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 13/16 x 9 13/16 inches (35.1 x 24.9 cm) and Image: 12 3/8 x 9 3/4 inches (31.5 x 24.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Hen. Morland pinxt,, | LONDON : Published as the Act directs, Octr. 2st. 1769."; lower center: "Carrington Bowles excudit. | Ladys Maid Soaping Linnen."; lower right: "Phil Dawe fecit | Printed for CARINGTON BOWLES, No. 69 in St. Pauls Church Yard."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12022
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
choker | cleaning | cloth | costume | domestic | flowers (plants) | genre subject | gown | interior | linen (material) | maid | mob cap | pattern (design element) | ruffles | soap | washbowl | washing | woman
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31627
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