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"A London nuisance"
"A London nuisance"
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20399
"A London nuisance"
'One of the advantages of gas over oil', plate V of "A London nuisance"; depicts a gas lamp exploding in the shop of I. Killem, chemist, throwing debris over a passing lady and small child. Gas lighting was at this time in its infancy.
1821
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Dighton, Richard (1795-1880)
Dighton, Richard (1795-1880)
McLean, Thomas (1788-1875)
One of a set of six etchings; see also Record Nos: 20399-20404.
etching
paper
27cms
satire
p5432187