The Wrong Box.Capital Joint this Landlord 'pon my Soul, Here's Cut and Come again,
London, Published by Tho.s McLean, 26, Haymarket, 1827.
Fine hand coloured aquatint with etching. Sheet size: 240 x 210mm (9½ x 8¼"). Trimmed inside plate. Laid on backing sheet.
The interior of an eating house, with a gentleman sitting alone at a table to the left. He is eating an enormous joint of beef, seen on the table, with a tankard of beer. A thin dog chews on the scraps on the floor below. The portly owner stands to the right, watching. Other diners can be seen behind, with a row of top hats hanging on the wall above.
[Ref: 36743] £140.00