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Crowds of people are gathered in a fairground to watch the attractions in side stalls; figures of demons hold forks and sheets of paper. Etching by George Cruikshank after himself.

Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878.
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1 print : etching ; image 27 x 35 cm

Lettering

Bartholomew fair. The fiends frying pan or annual festival of tom foolery and vice. Under the sanction of the Lord Mayor and the worshipful court of Alderman! - In the age of intellect. Designed and etched by George Cruikshank.

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Wellcome Library no. 32534i

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