This is the second building of Bethlem Hospital [Bedlam], built in 1675-1676 in Moorfields, London. In 1814-1815 the hospital removed to St. George's Fields, Southwark, and the Moorfields building was subsequently demolished
London (At the Black Horse, on Cornhil) : John Bowles and son, [1750?]
1 print : engraving, with watercolour ; image 17.7 x 23.8 cm
The Hospital of Bethlehem. ; L'Hospital de fou.
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The Hospital of Bethlem [Bedlam] at Moorfields, London: seen from the north, with people in the foreground. Coloured engraving, ca. 1750.
Credit: Wellcome Collection.
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