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A new love song only ha'penny a piece Chanson nouvelles deux sols le livret

Title
A new love song only ha'penny a piece [realia] = Chanson nouvelles deux sols le livret / painted by F. Wheatley. R.A. ; engrav'd by A. Cardon.
Manufacture
[London], [1796]
Physical Description
1 item : copper printing plate ; 40.5 x 31 cm.
Notes
Title from item.
With the imprint statement: London Pubd, as the Act directs 1st. March 1796 by Colnaghi & Co. (late Torres) No. 127 Pall Mall.
Engraved after Francis Wheatley, who first exhibited his series of oil paintings depicting London street-sellers at the Royal Academy between 1792 and 1795.
Summary
Plate 11 of Wheatley's Cries of London. This plate shows a ballad seller with strip ballads, selling her wares to two men on the sidewalk beside a building with two large columns; around them are two women, one holding a child, and a small boy feeding a dog.
Variant and related titles
Chanson nouvelles deux sols le livret
Format
Other
Language
English; French
Added to Catalog
October 23, 2018
Series
Cries of London ; plate 11.
Cries of London ; plate 11
Genre/Form
Engravings - England - London - 1800.
Genre prints.
Cries.
Printing plates.
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