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Trade in fish
Trade in fish
of 50
18282
Trade in fish
"The F-sh-m-grs downfall or Poor's triumph"; an allusion to an act of parliament of 1762 for the encouragement of open fish markets at the expense of retailers and the relief of fish transport from certain dues; Captain Blake, who proposed to update the fish trade is represented in a statue in the distance.
1762
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
anon.
Harvest, W.
etching
paper
24cms
satire
p5436110