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Gin Lane: 1751

William Hogarth

Gin Lane: 1751
4 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 26cm

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'Gin Lane' 1751. Slum known at the ruins of St Giles, St Giles's parish, Westminter. The print shows: death, apathy starvation and decay - all caused by gin addiction. Taken from 'The Works of William Hogarth' published 1822.

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1751 AD - 1751 AD
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