History of Hair

Male Hair - 43

c19th - An English barber’s shop (c1820). The barber is on the right with his razor. The smaller of the two is brandishing the heated curling irons. The gent at the back is powdering the client’s hair. Perhaps most important – the lady at the fireplace in charge of heating the irons – polishing off a bottle of wine! Perhaps, looking at the client’s face he would benefit from a glass or two!

c19th - An English barber’s shop (c1820)