About this object

  • Maker:

    Cruikshank, Isaac Robert

  • ID:

    49.10/13

  • Production date:

    1793-09-20

  • Location:

    In Store

  • This print depicts three seated customers swathed in sheets; the figure on the left is being lathered by a woman who holds a dish and references the 'shave for a penny'; the figure in the centre is having his hair arranged by a hunchback standing on a stool - 'the hair dres't for two pence' in the title - and the figure on the right is having his hair curled. He is shown grimacing in pain. The glass of gin is shown on the shelf behind the figures.  < ...Read more

  • Measurements

    H 217 mm; W 268 mm (paper)

  • Materials

    paper; ink

  • Last Updated

    2017-06-29

FURTHER INFORMATION
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1

  • STATUS

    permanent collection

  • COPYRIGHT HOLDER

    digital image copyright Museum of London

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