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Source:   Hairdressing -- 1700


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The five orders of perriwig as they were worn at the late coronation measured architectonically.

Image ID: 825000

The five orders of perriwig as they were worn at the late coronation measured architectonically.

Image Details

Image Title

:  The five orders of perriwig as they were worn at the late coronation measured architectonically.

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 28 x 22 cm. (11 x 8 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Advertisement. In about seventeen years will be completed in six volumes folio price fifteen guineas the exact measurements of the perriwigs of the ancients taken from the statues, bustos & baso-relievos of Athens Palmire Balbee and Rome by Modesto perriwig-meter from Lagado. N.B. none will be sold but to subscribers. Published as the Act directs Oct'r. 15, 1761 by W. Hogarth." Includes additional text.

Original Source

: From The works of William Hogarth, being a complete edition of this celebrated painter, engraved on steel by the first artists, with descriptive letter press. London Printing and Publishing Co.,) Hogarth, William (1697-1764), Artist. Trusler, John (1735-1820), Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Hairdressing -- 1700

Source Description

: 2 folders (46 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC HAIRD-17

Digital ID

: 825000

Record ID

: 706143

Digital Item Published

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

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