Details
Image number
BL1162
Title
Cottage Industry, 1791 (engraving)
Artist
Hincks, William (1752-97) (after) / English
Location
British Library, London, UK
Date
(C18th)
Description
To the Right Honourable the Earl of Moira; This plate taken on the spot in the County of Downe representing Spinning, Reeling with the Clock Reel, and Boiling the Yarn or Thread; is most respectfully dedicated by his Lordship's most obliged and humble Servant, Wm Hincks; published by R Pollard, Spafields, June 20 1791; nisi dominus frustra - unless the Lord is with us, our labour is vain, Psalm 127;
Photo credit
© British Library Board. All Rights Reserved / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
ireland / textile / linen / home industry / flax / 1790s / work / spinning / northern ireland / irish / reeling / cloth / kitchen / industrial
Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 5123 × 4321 px 434 × 366 mm 9 MB
Medium 1024 × 864 px 87 × 73 mm 1 MB
Small 600 × 506 px 51 × 43 mm 0 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright
Permissions
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