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Image ID:
lwlpr00034
Call Number:
763.00.00.131+
Title:
Modern reformers
Published:
[London?] : Publish'd according to act of Parliament, [not before 1763]
Description:
1 print on laid paper : etching & engraving, b&w ; sheet 27.9 x 35.7 cm.
Notes:
Sheet trimmed to plate mark. | Portrait of Methodist, based on Hogarth print published in 1763. | Text following title: quote from Matthew, chap xii, ver. 5, 7. | Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Summary:
Scene of constables disrupting the work of those selling goods on Sunday. Includes man in stocks below sign: For vending Goods on the Lord's Day. Includes a smoking and drinking woman who has in her basket: Wesley's Hymns. A preacher standing on a tub an
Subjects:
  •  Wesley, Charles, 1707-1788.
  • Ketch, Jack, d. 1686.
  • Sunday legislation - Great Britain.
  • Methodists - Great Britain.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Etchings - England - London - 1760-1770.
  • Engravings - England - London - 1760-1770.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Sandby, Paul, 1731-1809.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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