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New Invented Elastic Breeches
New Invented Elastic Breeches
Publisher:
After:
Date:
1784
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
24.7 x 34.8 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.2396
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Two assistants stand on stools attempting to heave a stout man into a pair of new breeches, watched on by a large woman who holds a second pair for him to try.
This plate was copied in reverse by Rowlandson.