A correct view of the new machine for winding up the ladies

Made:
1830-1840 in London
maker:
McLean, Thomas

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Etching: "A correct view of the new machine for winding up the ladies" by T. McLean, 26 Haymarket; published c1830. Humorous treatment of new technology, showing a Victorian lady being tightly laced into her corset by a winding machine. 25.5x36.5cm

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1994-1174
type:
print
credit:
Grosvenor Prints