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Boy Polishing A Man'S Shoes As Women Look On.

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Title
Boy Polishing A Man'S Shoes As Women Look On.
Names
Leech, John (1817-1864) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Shoes -- Shining

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854 - 1869
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC SHOE-Shi
Topics
Boys
Shoes
Shoe shining
Men -- Clothing & dress
Women -- Clothing & dress
Children -- Clothing & dress
Shoe buckles -- 1910-1919
Notes
Content: Written on border: "1965" "By John Leech." Printed on border: "As little Grigley is on his way to call upon those jolly gurls he met on New Year's Eve, he thinks he will have the boots touched up. Just as the polishing begins, the jolly gurls come round the corner. 'Dooced awkward!! Wasn't it?'" as little Grigley said."
Source note: Pictures of life character by John Leech : from the collection of Punch. Bradbury Evans, 1854-1869) Leech, John (1817-1864), Author.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1711840
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17212513
Barcode: 33333159385851
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 43ef7140-c563-012f-db87-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1817: Creator Born
  • 1854: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1864: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Boy Polishing A Man'S Shoes As Women Look On." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1854 - 1869. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3352-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Boy Polishing A Man'S Shoes As Women Look On." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3352-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1854 - 1869). Boy Polishing A Man'S Shoes As Women Look On. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3352-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Boy Polishing A Man'S Shoes As Women Look On.