The Art of Walking the Streets of London: 1818
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The Art of Walking the Streets of London. Hand coloured engraving. The plate is divided into four frames each showing a variety of antisocial behaviour on the street: 'How to carry an umbrella' , inadvertently breaking a street lamp or hitting people in the face; 'How to turn a corner', swaggerngly without looking and knocking someone else down; 'How to clear the streets', with five men linking arms and sweeping all before them; 'How to attract public notice', with exaggerated fashions.
1818 AD - 1818 AD