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- Object: The new devil upon two sticks.
Illustration in the newspaper 'A slap at slop', second edition. Sewell, see No. 14218, with a sinister scowl, supports his withered leg, resting on its peg, by using a crutch formed of a gibbet with a dangling noose. Behind him is an overturned slop-pail, see No. 14207, surrounded with smoke. 2 August 1821
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Height: 71 millimetres
Width: 67 millimetres
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- (Description and comment from M. Dorothy George, 'Catalogue of Political and Personal Satires in the British Museum', X, 1952)
For the 'Diable Boiteux' cf. No. 10525.
For Dorothy George's account of the publication history of the woodcuts by George Cruikshank in A Slap at Slop and the Bridge Street Gang (BM Satires 14207-14232), see 1870,1008.1321.1.
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