A Fitting Question

A Fitting Question

WW, artist

Dalziel, engraver


Fun 5 (16 August 1867): 229

Below the main caption appears Nurse Dizzy: —“Oh yes! It may look beautiful — but I don’t think our people at the other house will let our bill wear it.”

Source: Hathi Digital Library Trust web version of a copy in the University of Minnesota library.

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  • Another editorial cartoon using millinery as metaphor
  • The Second Reform Bill (1867)
  • Benjamin Disraeli, Lord Beaconsfield
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