The Name on the Beam

George Cruikshank

March 1839


11 x 9.4 cm

"Epoch the Second, 1715. Thames Darrell," Chapter 1, "The Idle Apprentice," in William Harrison Ainsworth's Jack Sheppard. A Romance, facing page 152.

  • Jack Sheppard's name carved on the beam (detail from p. 157)
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