Print made by George Cruikshank, 1792–1878, British, Jonathan Wild Throwing Sir Rowland Trenchard Down the Well-Hole, 1839
Jonathan Wild Throwing Sir Rowland Trenchard Down the Well-Hole
- Part Of:
- Etching on moderately thick, smooth, cream wove paper with beige chine collé
- Sheet: 9 x 7 1/2 inches (22.9 x 19 cm), Plate: 6 15/16 x 5 7/8 inches (17.7 x 15 cm), Sheet (chine collé): 6 1/8 x 4 15/16 inches (15.5 x 12.5 cm), and Image: 4 13/16 x 3 3/4 inches (12.2 x 9.5 cm)
Lettered, lower center: "George Cruikshank"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Janet and James Sale, Yale BA 1960
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- Chapter 12 - 'The Well Hole | criminals | Epoch the Third: "The Prison-Breaker." | falling | illustration | Jack Sheppard (novel) | killing | literary theme | men | murder | night | novel | sword | throwing | torch | well (container component)
- Associated People:
- Jonathan Wild
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