Title A drunken scene in a beer shop with a young thief gambling. Etching by G. Cruikshank, 1848, after himself.


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Physical description 1 print : etching ; image 21.5 x 33.4 cm.
Series The drunkard's children ; plate 2
Cite as Wellcome Library no. 26026i
Lettering The drunkard's children. plate II. between the fine flaring gin-palace and the low dirty beer-shop, the boy-thief squanders and gambles away his ill-gotten gains
Author, etc. Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878.
Topic-LCSH Alcoholism.
Alcoholics.
Hotels.
Bars (Drinking establishments)
Taverns (Inns)
Alcoholic beverages.
Alcohol.
Tankards.
Drinking of alcoholic beverages.
Vices.
Rogues and vagabonds.
Gambling.
Playing cards.
Card games.
Money.
Thieves.
Genre/Technique Etchings.
Copy photo no. V 19415
System no. .b11838735
Record no. 26026i