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A woman shown half-length in profile to right, yawning broadly, her hands in her lap, wearing a white bonnet and scarf crossed over her breast; after Ostade. Hand-coloured mezzotint

1782 print Summer dresses Description Three ladies stand, two wearing light transparent dresses, through which their nude figures are visible. The third, who is partly concealed behind and between the other two, wears tight coat unbuttoned to show ruffles. The other two wear lace fichus, frilled aprons, and frilled petticoats. All wear hats. British Museum J,5.139

Portrait of Catherine Frederick seated half-length to right within oval frame, her gloved hands crossed, eyes to front, wearing cape and large cap trimmed with lace and ribbons over her full hair; proof before letters, but with scratched inscription. 24 June 1777 Mezzotint British Museum 1888,0515.73

18th century morning dress. British Museum Museum number 2010,7081.447 Description Recto Morning; a young woman shown three-quarters length sitting to right on the edge of her curtained bed, at her breakfast table, lifting her right arm as as she draws her dressing-gown across her with the other hand and looking towards the viewer; a window in the background; from a set of the times of day; after Mercier; proof before letters. Mezzotint with some etching