Rules for a Warm Weather Ball or Salutary Conduct for Corpulent Dancers.
Handcoloured etching. J. Whatman watermarked paper 1818. Plate: 350 x 250mm, (13¾ x 10). Surface dirt. Tears in edges. Some staining and creases.
A scene in a ballroom in which a large woman, fanning herself, converses with a man about the heat. Around them figures dance and dine while musicians play in a gallery.
BM Satire 10664.
[Ref: 38766] £140.00