- Museum number
'The Road to Ruin', No 1 College (Cambridge); group of six men seated around a table and playing cards, some smoking, with a glass in front of one of them, to the right a man sleeping and another looking through a window, holding a curtain aside, in the back another man holding a candle. 1879
Black chalk, heightened with white, on blue-grey paper
- Production date
Height: 714 millimetres
Width: 919 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- One of the studies for a series of paintings. See Hind's report to the Trustees, 4 December 1943.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1964 Dec-May, BM, Hogarth, no.185
2006/7 Nov-Mar, London, Guildhall Art Gallery, 'William Powell Frith:...'
2007 Mar-Jul, Harrogate, Mercer Art Gallery, 'William Powell Frith:...'
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- Prints and Drawings
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