"The Art of Dressing Fish". Interior with a maid seated on a chair scaling a fish; fireplace and wood to right; vegetables to left; three fish lying on the floor in the foreground. After Heilmann, print made by Johann Elias Haid. Published in Augsburg, Germany, 1773.
Title (object) A Dandy Cock in stays or- A new thing for the ladies. Materials paper (all objects) Techniques hand-coloured (scope note | all objects) etching (scope note | all objects) Production person Print made by Isaac Robert Cruikshank (biographical details | all objects) Published by S W Fores (biographical details | all objects) Production place Published in London (scope note | all objects) (Europe,British Isles,England,London) Date 1818 British Museum…
The Pretty Bar Maid. Mezzotint. A Bar maid standing behind the bar eyes a patron eating syllabub/icecream from a fluted glass as he leans forward in a salacious manner. Around the bar are five other men, one of whom reads a newspaper. The shelves behind the bar are laden with a number of vessels, fruits and glasses, John Collet, 1770
A girl sleeps in a chair while a young officer kisses her; in the background a servant admires the ring with which she has been bribed to admit the man. 10 November 1777 Hand-coloured mezzotint British Museum 1935,0522.1.8
Stubenmädchen von Wien (A Chamber-maid at Vienna) TQL portrait of a chamber maid wearing a bonnet holding a letter in her l hand and a dog under her r arm; teapot and cups and a croissant on a plate in the background to l. 1785 Mezzotint British Museum 1902,1011.2810