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A Fleet of Smugglers, with a Man of War in Tow

A sailor leaning across a table with a glass in his hand, leering at a prostitute who sits on the right, coins in her lap, while another takes advantage of her distraction to pick his pocket, passing her gain to a third who grins towards the viewer, tapping her nose.  1791  Hand-coloured mezzotint with some etching

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A sailor leaning across a table with a glass in his hand, leering at a prostitute who sits on the right, coins in her lap, while another takes advantage of her distraction to pick his pocket, passing her gain to a third who grins towards the viewer, tapping her nose. 1791 Hand-coloured mezzotint with some etching

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