Caption continues: Gus (to his favorite sister). "Now, Cis, your candid opinion, and no humbug! How do you like this coat?" Cis. "Well, dear, since you appeal to my candour, I think that it would be none the worse for an additional flounce or two."
Title from published caption.
Proof of a wood engraving after an illustration by Du Maurier for Punch, Apr. 30, 1870, p. 172.
Cartoon shows a young man in a very short, fitted coat admiring himself in a mirror, with two women seated behind him.