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The continence of a Methodist parson, or, Divinity in danger
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Divinity in danger
London : Printed for R. Sayer & J. Bennett No. 53 Fleet Street, as the act directs, 10 June 1776.
1 print : mezzotint with etching ; plate mark 152 x 112 mm., on sheet 19 x 14 cm.
A reduced and reversed copy of The spirit is willing but the flesh is weak (George 4609) designed by J. Collet.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Mary Dorothy George, v. 4, no. 4610
A Methodist minister standing before a building, possibly meant to represent Whitefield's tabernacle in Tottenham Court Rd., is confronted by two women, an older one who gestures toward the church and a young one, fashionably dressed and pulling him towa
  •  Methodists - Clergy.
  • Methodism - Controversial literature - 18th century.
  • Clergy - England - 18th century.
  • Donkeys.
  • Taverns (Inns)
  • Clothing & dress - England - 1770-1780.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Mezzotints - England - London - 1776.
  • Satires (Visual works).
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Collet, John, 1725?-1780, artist.
  • Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm), publisher.
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