Water Engine, Coldbath Field's Prison, from "Ackermann's Repository"

Aquatint, brush and watercolors on paper | 1808

Thomas Rowlandson

The water engine, well and trough, center, in a courtyard. Two prisoners at the wheel. Title, artists', and publisher's names below.

Credit: Gift of Hamill and Barker
Object: 1961-105-238

Image and text © Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, 2...
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