Etching, 245 x 345mm. 9¾ x 13½".
14 caricature heads showing the different types of wig worn by men. A companion print to 'Hats' (item 14112). Some are apparently portraits, including Henry Bathurst, 2nd Earl Bathurst (1714 - 1794), Lord Chancellor. From an album of caricatures published by Mary Darly dated January 1776. It seems that her husband Matthew made the plates.
BM Satires: 5170.
[Ref: 14113] £420.00