Directoire fashion caricature 1797



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English: "Ah ! s'il y voyoit !..." ("Ah! What if he could see!"). Library of Congress description: "Print shows two fashionably dressed women walking on a country road and a "blind" beggar with a small dog on a leash and holding a cup and stick in right hand. The man has stepped on the skirt of one of the women causing it to tear, exposing her bare buttocks for the "blind" man to see. A satire on contemporary clothing fashions." Aquatint and etching.
Français : "Ah ! s'il y voyoit !..." Gravure satirique anonyme de 1797 montrant un aveugle déchirant par mégarde la robe transparente d’une Merveilleuse qui expose ainsi ses fesses au public.
Date 1797(1797)
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Author Unknown. Publisher: Chez Joubert fils et Charles Bance, Marchands d'Estampes, rue J.J. Rousseau, No. 10, près l'Hôtel des Postes, Paris.
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