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Newgate
Newgate
5061
Newgate
"The London rairey shows or who'll step into Ketch's Theatre"; view of Newgate, with a menagerie on right and a row of shops with signboards on left; Jack Sheppard is imprisoned in the gate house, at the door of which sits Jonathan Wild, beseiged by a crowd of people seeking the return of their stolen property. Below the image is a set of verse.
c1750
London Metropolitan Archives
Main Print Collection
anon.
engraving
paper
42cms
q8037474
exact