A poor depressed man prepares to hang himself in a noose attached to the ceiling. Etching by T.L. Busby, ca. 1826.
- Busby, Thomas Lord.
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In the distressed interior of a garrett, the man suffering from the "blue devils" looks at a noose attached to a roof-beam. On a table is a notice from the "Parish": possibly a rate-demand or a summons to the parish workhouse
[London] : [T.L. Busby], [1826?]
1 print : etching ; image and lettering 11 x 13 cm
The blue devils. Busby
Not found in: British Museum, Catalogue of political and personal satires
Wellcome Library no. 726147i