The ginger beer man: 1872

Gustave Doré

 
The ginger beer man: 1872
4 0 c m
 
30cm
actual image size: 22cm x 32cm

Full image caption

Illustration of a ginger beer seller from 'London: a pilgrimage' by Blanchard Jerrold and Gustave Doré, 1872. Jerrold notes that ginger beer sellers were under threat from the growing popularity of penny ice sellers and therefore needed to 'move with the times'. The seller illustrated was recorded working in New Cut, offering iced ginger beer to his customers.

Image Details

Artist/Photographer/Maker
 
Date
 
1872 AD - 1872 AD
Image Number
 
009822

© Museum of London

buy a print

Select print type
 
Select size
 
How many prints?
 
£25.00
 

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas