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A Sale of English-Beauties in the East Indies
A Sale of English-Beauties in the East Indies
Date:
1810
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
24.4 x 34.7 cm (image); 25.9 x 41.5 cm (sheet)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.2472
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Comely young English women are poked, prodded, and sized up at an auction int he East Indies; through a door to the right traipse a number of women, the sign over the door reads 'Warehouse for unsalable goods from Europe NB to be returned by the next ship'.

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