Portrait caricature of Dick Swift; three-quarter length, setaed to left aat a table, with head turned to look down at his son, pointing at one of the ten commandments in a book with index finger of his left hand, which reads 'Thou Shalt Steal'; the boy standing beside him under a noose, picking his father's pocket.<br/>Etching

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1943,0410.2614

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Portrait caricature of Dick Swift; three-quarter length, setaed to left aat a table, with head turned to look down at his son, pointing at one of the ten commandments in a book with index finger of his left hand, which reads 'Thou Shalt Steal'; the boy standing beside him under a noose, picking his father's pocket.
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