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A man is shown from behind reading a sandwich board attached to the back of the man in front of him, advertising a lottery. Etching by J.T. Smith, 1816.

Smith, John Thomas, 1766-1833.
Date
30 April 1816

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view A man is shown from behind reading a sandwich board attached to the back of the man in front of him, advertising a lottery. Etching by J.T. Smith, 1816.

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Credit: A man is shown from behind reading a sandwich board attached to the back of the man in front of him, advertising a lottery. Etching by J.T. Smith, 1816. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

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Description

Two people to left and right are dwarfs or children

Publication/Creation

London (4 Chandos St. Covent Garden) : Published as the Act directs by J.T. Smith, 30 April 1816.

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 17.7 x 11.4 cm

Lettering

This day at 5 the grand golden lottery begins. JTS

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 44023i

Lettering note

The artist's monogram is in the top left corner: "JTS"

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Languages

  • English



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