The Staymaker by William Hogarth

An interior with a staymaker seen fitting a corset on a lady.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
68 x 88 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,625 ( Total: £3,250)
Acquired in:
1942
Vendor:
Christie's

Other figures around the room. Also described as the Happy Marriage V: The Fitting of the Ball Gown.

Provenance

S Ireland 1833; W B Tiffen; Forman; Sotheby's 1899 C Fairfax Murray; Agnews 1908 Sir Edmund Davis.

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