May-Day, A Street Strolling Clown

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May-Day, A Street Strolling Clown
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Anon
May-Day, A Street Strolling Clown
London, J T Smith May 30th. 1816
Etching
190 x 115 mm
£120
A rare and interesting print of a pair of elaborately dressed street entertainers in London. A short, masked figure holds before him an open box and behind him a Maypole, surmounted with flowers and bells. The jester, behind him, leans back to point upwards at the pole