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Stolen pleasures are not always sweet.

Image ID: 812462

Stolen pleasures are not always sweet. (1885)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Stolen pleasures are not always sweet.


: Newell, Peter, 1862-1924 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1885

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 15 x 18 cm. (5 3/4 x 7 1/4 in.)


: Written on border: "Oct. 13, 1885." Printed on border: "One little Darky (quietly) : "Quit yo' gigglin'. Ur de man 'll see us an' bounce us of'n de waggin'." ; "Two little Darkie (excitedly). "Hi'ee! Whar dat ting come f'um?"

Original Source

: From Harper's young people. (New York : Harper & Brothers, Franklin Square,) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / African-American cartoons

Source Description

: 2 folders (62 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 812462

Record ID

: 703035

Digital Item Published

: 4-22-2009; updated 3-25-2011

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