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An execution: 1803

Thomas Rowlandson

An execution: 1803
4 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 28cm

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An execution. A couple are about to hang from the scaffold, with a mixed crowd looking on. The hangman secures a noose from behind the woman, while a clergyman ministers from the front. A coffin lies ready behind them.

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1803 AD - 1803 AD
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© Museum of London

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