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[Cartoon of women wearing oversized bonnets.]

Image ID: 824574

[Cartoon of women wearing oversized bonnets.] (1854-1869)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Cartoon of women wearing oversized bonnets.]


: Leech, John, 1817-1864 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1854-1869

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

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


: Printed on border: " 'Dear Mr. Punch, I can bear it no longer -- I say they have no business to wear them. Why, they make their dear beautiful heads look like cowls on chimney-pots, or the hoods of bathing-machines; or, what is worse, they suggest the idea of sore eyes -- and all for what? To save their complexions, forsooth -- stuff! Pray, dear Punch, put them down -- or rather, put them up -- or rather, destroy them altogether. You will se ....
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Original Source

: From Pictures of life & character by John Leech : from the collection of Punch. Bradbury & Evans, 1854-1869) Leech, John (1817-1864), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Hats -- cartoons

Source Description

: 1 folder (4 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 824574

Record ID

: 715380

Digital Item Published

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

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