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"The butcher"
"The butcher"
18055
"The butcher"
"The butcher"; the scene is Smithfield, by St Bartholomew's Hospital. In the foreground stands an ox skin arranged in an upright position and embellished with the tools of the butcher's trade, while stockmen and dogs drive an ox in the background. Below the view are humorous descriptive verses.
1740
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Bickham, George?
Bickham, George?
etching
paper
29cms
satire
p5437894