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Resource details

Resource ID

13361

Access

Open

Title

The Breeches

Date of Original

1 April 1785

Special Collection

Bentley-Blake Collection

Format

1 folded leaf : illustration ; 21 x 25 cm folded to 21 x 13 cm

Storage Location

Rare Books

Notes

Folded plate opposite page 105, Vol. II, in: The Wit's magazine, or, Library of Momus : being a compleat repository of mirth, humour, and entertainment.

Size of image: 15 cm x 20 cm

Each monthly number has a fold-out frontispiece illustrating one of the issue's articles or poems.

Plates in first five numbers engraved by William Blake.

See Catalogue Link below for full Victoria University Library catalogue record.

Catalogue Number

Blake Suppl. no.105 v.1-2

Copyright

Public Domain

Subject

English wit and humor -- Periodicals -- Early works to 1800.
Satire, English -- Periodicals -- Early works to 1800.

Sequence

s0105

Item

Art print

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