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Public School, plate 3 in 'A Compendious Treatise of Modern Education' (London: Smeeton, 1802)
Public School, plate 3 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:
227 x 275 mm (8 15/16 x 10 13/16 in.) plate mark
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Continent:
Europe

Older school boys sit drunkenly around a table, experimenting with wine. One is sick to the side, while another is passed out under the table.
For comment see the entry for the whole volume.