Rebecca Howse, the blind, ex-procuress of Oxford, stands in profile to the left. She is elderly, wears a neat fichu and flowered apron, and carries a basket of flowers. Called ‘Flora’ by the undergraduates, she married a ‘Gentleman H.’ who led her about to sell her (expensive) flowers. BM 10784.
Mother Goose of Oxford.
Robert Dighton Mother Goose of Oxford. London, R. Dighton July 1807 Etching Original hand-colouring 270x200mm
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