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A drunken man is arrested for killing his wife. Etching by G. Cruikshank, 1847, after himself.

Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878.
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1847
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1847

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1 print : etching ; image 22 x 32.9 cm.

Lettering

The bottle. plate VII. the husband, in a state of furious drunkenness, kills his wife with the instrument of all their misery

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 25970i

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