London Published Decr.28.1804, by J. Parry, No.5, Bentinck Street, Soho.
Hand coloured etching with text. Watermarked: John Wise 1804. Plate 172 x 114mm. 6¾ x 4½". Spotting and some offset..
Thomas Sugden, a misforunate man from Yorkshire who lost his sight during a storm aboard a merchant ship called the Gregson. He was known in London for walking around the streets with two, maybe three, tame pidgeons on his shoulders, with a staff, a dog his hat upturned for any spare change.
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