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Frost fair on the River Thames
Frost fair on the River Thames
18154
Frost fair on the River Thames
"Gambols on the river Thames, Feby. 1814"; shows a frost fair in the region of Blackfriars Bridge. To the right in the foreground is a waterman with skittles and behind him a man's wooden leg has caught in the ice. To the right is a printing press and in the centre a woman has slipped on the ice next to a fiddler playing music as a couple dances.
1814
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Cruikshank, George (1792-1878)
Cruikshank, George (1792-1878)
Tegg, Thomas (1776-1845)
etching
paper
36cms
satire
p538575x