Perspective View of the Convict's at Work on the Thames.
Lond. May. 1777.
A rare engraving. 106 x 165mm. 4¼ x 6½". Cut.
The Justitia prison hulk on the Thames, with convicts at work near Woolwich. Convicts were put to work at the Woolwich Warren whilst living aboard the prison ship; they could live like this for months awaiting deportation to Australia.
[Ref: 19129] £130.00