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Private School, plate 2 in 'A Compendious Treatise of Modern Education' (London: Smeeton, 1802)
Private School, plate 2 in 'A Compendious Treatise of Modern Education' (London: Smeeton, 1802)
Date:
1802
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
226 x 275 mm (8 7/8 x 10 13/16 in.) plate mark
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Continent:
Europe

A bunch of school boys have stolen a birds nest from a tree, and are preparing to throw rocks at one of the chicks.
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