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Police raid a lodging house at night and arrest a convicted thief. Coloured etching by G. Cruikshank, 1848, after himself.
- Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878.
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1 print : etching, with watercolour ; image 21.8 x 33 cm.
The drunkard's children. plate IV. urged on by his ruffian companions, and excited by drink, he commits a desparate robbery - he is taken by the police at a three-penny lodging house. George Cruikshank
Wellcome Library no. 26038i