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The Idle 'Prentice executed at Tyburn: 1747

William Hogarth

The Idle 'Prentice executed at Tyburn: 1747
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 22cm

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The Idle 'Prentice executed at Tyburn. Part of the 'Industry and Idleness' series. The scene is set at the intersection of Tyburn Road and Tyburn Lane, in the background are the Highgate and Hampstead Hills. The central female figure holds the Last Dying Speech of Thomas Idle.

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1747 AD - 1747 AD
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