The Lottery Contrast.Thirty Thousand I've got, How lucky's my lot. I'm as Poor as a Rat, Thank the Lottery for that.
Printed for Bowles & Carver. No.69 St. Paul's Church Yard, London.
Hand coloured mezzotint. Sheet size: 350 x 250mm (13¾ x 9¾"). Thread margins. Trimmed inside platemark. Paper toned. Creases to lower left corner.
A scene at the shop front of 'Touchpenny Fortune & Winall's State Lottery Office', with various characters inside laughing or in despair. At the door on the right, a woman is about to enter, counting her coins while a boy picks her pocket.
BM Satires: 3768.
[Ref: 37814] £420.00