An ill man next to his empty hearth tormented by the miseries of life; presented surrounded by assorted chastising demons. Coloured etching by G. Cruikshank, 1835.

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The room is littered with bills for medicine, etc.; three paintings depicting scenes of strife hang on the wall

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1 print : etching, with watercolour ; image 18.6 x 23.3 cm

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The blue devils!! G. Cruikshank fect.

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  • [London] (26 Haymarket)

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  • Thos. McLean

Dates

  • 1 August 1835

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An ill man next to his empty hearth tormented by the miseries of life; presented surrounded by assorted chastising demons. Coloured etching by G. Cruikshank, 1835.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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