Take a butcher’s at these characters

25017 The Tower illustrationStereotypes abound in our latest Capital Collection exhibition, London Types, a set of printed woodcut prints by the renowned painter and printer William Nicholson, with verses by the equally well regarded W. H Henley.

London Types visits a whole range of characters and the verses which accompany them cast a satirical eye over the people of London. Have a look on Capital Collections and see how many characters you recognize…..

.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s