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Description "Making decent!! A hint to the society for the suppression of vice. This print commemorative of Anglo-French brass and true British chastity..."; shows William Wilberforce standing on the pedestal of the Achilles statue in Hyde Park and holding his top hat over the fig leaf.
Artist Marryat, Frederick (1792-1848)
Engraver Cruikshank, George (1792-1878)
Publisher Humphrey, G.
Date of Execution 1822
Medium etching
Support paper
Longest Dimension 29cms
Shortest Dimension -
Section London Metropolitan Archives
Collection Satirical Print Collection
Location Satires 1822
Picture Type satire
Catalogue No q6074689
Accession No -
Notes -