Mr. Lambkin behaving in a drunken and disorderly manner resulting in being restrained and arrested by a policeman. Lithograph by G. Cruikshank.

  • Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878.
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1 print : lithograph ; image 8.8 x 9.6 cm


Mr. Lambkin and his friends, after his supper at "the rooms", indulge in the usual nocturnal amusements of gentlemen - the police offciously interfere with their pastime - Mr. Lambkin after evincing the noble courage of a lion, the strength of a bull, the sagacity of a fox, the stubbornness of a donkey, and the activity of a mountain cat, is at length overcome by policeman Smith, A.1.


On the reverse are three prints, also from the Cruikshank series about the adventures of Mr. Lambkin


Wellcome Collection 12137i


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