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A black man in ragged clothes moving with the aid of crutches holds out his hat to beg for alms while wearing a miniature ship on his head. Etching by J.T. Smith, 1815.

  • Smith, John Thomas, 1766-1833.
Date
31 December 1815
Reference
44009i
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Publication/Creation

London (4 Chandos St. Covent Garden) : Published as the Act directs by J.T. Smith, 31 December 1815.

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 18.8 x 12.4 cm

Lettering

JTS

Lettering note

Monogram of the artist's initials in the bottom left corner: "JTS"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 44009i

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  • English


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