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Source:   Costume -- cartoons -- 1800s


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The victim of fashion.

Image ID: 818035

The victim of fashion. (1880)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The victim of fashion.

Published Date

: 1880

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 20 x 13 cm. (8 x 5 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "(Jones has been telling Robinson one of his splitting stories.) Robinson: 'Yaas, it's very funny.' " "Jones: 'Then why the deuce don't you laugh?' " "Robinson: 'My dear fellah, I would with pleasure, but I daren't display any emotion - these trousers are so tremendously tight!' " Includes additional text. Illegible artist monogram.

Original Source

: From Fun on the sands : a holiday book for everybody, with pictures on every page, engraved. The "Fun" Office, 1880) Dalziel Brothers, Engraver.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- cartoons -- 1800s

Source Description

: 3 folders (99 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC COSTU-Car-18

Digital ID

: 818035

Record ID

: 703227

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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