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Pickwick's Thrilling Experience
  • Hablot Knight Browne
    1815–1882
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: Hove, England, United Kingdom
  • Pickwick's Thrilling Experience, 1800s
  • Illustrations from Charles Dickens' Pickwick Papers
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 1/2 x 4 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 114 x 102 mm
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in 0000.0907-.0910 matted together
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0909
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Description

Black-and-white etching. Rowdy scene with men fighting and throwing around objects in a kitchen. A bag has been forced over one mans head while he attempts to defend himself with a fireplace shovel. One woman is holding another woman who has fainted in the right foreground.



p.522 in Pickwick Papers