A Lawyer’s Bill
Wood engraving by the Dalziels
1 x 2 inches
Merry Pictures by the Comic Hands of H. K. Browne, Crowquill, etc., 19
A tiny visual conceit playing on the connotations of the term ‘bill’ – a charge to pay, and a beak. Confusing the two, the artist makes a satirical point about the greed of lawyers.
Scanned image and text by Simon Cooke.
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