A Harlot's Progress - Plate1: 1732
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Exterior scene possibly In the yard of the Bell Inn at Wood Street. Mother Needham, the proprietess of a fashionable bagnio, and Colonel Francis Charteris, a well known seducer, represent the two threats awaiting the country girl - Mary Hackabout - in the city. Taken from 'The Works of William Hogarth' published in 1822.
1732 AD - 1732 AD