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A prisoner lies dying in his bed, his life ruined by earlier frivolity. Coloured etching by G. Cruikshank, 1848, after himself.

  • Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878.
Date
1848
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26041i
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The drunkard's children
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1848

Physical description

1 print : etching, with watercolour ; image 22 x 33 cm.

Lettering

The drunkard's children. plate VII. early dissipation has destroyed the neglected boy - the wretched convict droops, and dies

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 26041i

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  • English


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