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Sampson overcome by a Philistian [graphic] / invented by a theif [sic] ; engrav'd by a pickpocket!

Sampson overcome by a Philistian [graphic] / invented by a theif [sic] ; engrav'd by a pickpocket!

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Creator: Gillray, James, 1756-1815, printmaker.
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Description:
Title etched below image.
Printmaker and date of publication from British Museum catalogue.
Abstract:
The Bow Street magistrate and campaigner against gambling, Sampson Wright, is shown seated at a table being assailed by a man who has entered the door on the right. On the left another man (probably meant to be John Bond, Wright's clerk) expresses alarm, and on the right a dismayed youth wipes away a tear.
Physical Description:
1 print : etching ; sheet 36 x 25 cm
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The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 11810238
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