Whitechapel - a shady place: 1872

Gustave Doré

 
Whitechapel - a shady place: 1872
4 0 c m
 
30cm
actual image size: 22cm x 30cm

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An illustration of a dark alleyway in Whitechapel, from Blanchard Jerrold and Gustave Doré, 'London, a Pilgrimage', 1872. Jerrold writes: 'At dark corners, lurking men keep close to the wall; and the police smile when we wonder what would become of a lonely wanderer who should find himself in these regions unprotected. "He would be stripped to his shirt" - was the candid answer'.

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