A Watchman making the rounds: 18th century
4 0 c m
 
30cm
actual image size: 22cm x 30cm

A Watchman making the rounds: 18th century

Thomas Rowlandson

© Museum of London

Full image caption

The Night Watchman. A Watchman making the rounds. Watercolour drawing. A scruffy-looking man yawns as he patrols the streets with a lantern and cudgel. In the background two burglars are brazenly going about their business in an illustration of the inefficiency of parish law enforcement during the 18th century.
 

Artist/Photographer/Maker

 

Date

1795 AD - 1800 AD
 

Image Number

000762
 

buy a print

Select print type
 
Select size
 
How many prints?
 
£25.00
 

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas