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Views of London No. 4. Entrance of Oxford Street or Tyburn Turnpike with a view of Park Lane

Views of London No. 4. Entrance of Oxford Street or Tyburn Turnpike with a view of Park Lane

Engraver: Schutz

Medium: Aquatint, coloured

Date: 1798

Shelfmark: Ktop XXII

Item number: 6d

Genre: Topographical Print

A caricatured view of London street life based on a drawing by Thomas Rowlandson. Various types of stock-Londoner are depicted, including the fat, well-fed family on their carriage, and a ragged family with the injured father and little boy holding out their hats to beg. The Tyburn turnpike was one of London's busiest junctions.

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