London Published by G. Humphrey 27 St. James's Street, Jan 30th 1822.
Coloured etching. 220 x 300mm (8¾ x 11¾"). Large margin on 3 sides, cut to printed border on right.
A scene in an impecunious household, with a man being assaulted by his five childrren while his wife holds a frying pan over the hearth. From a series of four satires with a cooking theme. Theodore Lane (1800-28) exhibited paintings at the Royal Academy from the age of 16 before becoming a satirist. He died at 28 falling through a skylight.
BM Satires 14453.
[Ref: 33089] £220.00