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An old sailor with wooden leg and a man with no arms drinking in a tavern; below is a song about their seafaring days. Etching by I. Cruikshank, c. 1791.

  • Cruikshank, Isaac, 1756?-1811?
Date
25 June 1791
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26889i
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Publication/Creation

London (no. 3, Piccadilly) : W. Fores, 25 June 1791.

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 19 x 25 cm

Lettering

JC J Cruikshank del ...

Lettering note

Lettering continues below the image with four verses of a song by Mr. Dibdin entitled "the Greenwich pensioner"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 26889i

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