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The Wig, plate two from Progress of the Toilet

A work made of hand-colored etching on cream wove paper.
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  • A work made of hand-colored etching on cream wove paper.

Date:

published February 26, 1810

Artist:

James Gillray (English, 1756-1815)
published by Hannah Humphrey (English, c. 1745-1818)

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Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

James Gillray

Title

The Wig, plate two from Progress of the Toilet

Origin

England

Date

Published 1810

Medium

Hand-colored etching on cream wove paper

Dimensions

255 × 212 mm (image); 280 × 220 mm (plate); 300 × 255 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas F. Furness in memory of William McCallin McKee

Reference Number

1928.734

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