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The Wooden Leg, or Careful Landlady
The Wooden Leg, or Careful Landlady
Date:
1807–1810
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
24.8 x 34.8 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.2527
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

An attentive landlady kneels at the foot of the bed of a man, attempting to remove what she believes is a warming pan, but is actually the end of the man's wooden leg.