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Heath, William

"Hope Told A Flattering Tale" - English Caricature.

A caricature by William Heath, published by Thomas McLean, London, c.1828. 14.5" h x 10+" w. Total measurement in mat: 19.5" h x 14" w. A grotesque dandy sings as a lady accompanies on a guitar. Very attractive contemporary coloring. Condition is crisp and clean. BM Catalogue of Political and Personal Satires, No. 15611.
This amusing caricature was originally intended as part of a series of costume prints titled "A Desert [sic] - Imitation of Modern Fashion!"
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