Shaving by Steam

Made:
1800-1830 in London

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Print. Shaving By Steam / Shilster [?]. . Pub by E King Chancery Lane, nd. - [London, 1800-1830]. Etching, handcol.; image 20x32cm, platemark 24.6x35cm, sheet 29.5x41.8cm. Satire on steam power here applied to a 'Patent Shavograph' a group mass shaving device whose customers suffer... parts keyed A-K

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1981-587
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Edmunds, A.