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Guilford Street, St Pancras
Guilford Street, St Pancras
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Guilford Street, St Pancras
A declaration of Power of Attorney for collecting subscriptions for the Foundling Hospital. The headpiece shows Thomas Coram, founder of the Foundling Hospital, carrying the Royal Charter under his arm, to his right is a grieving woman, who has just given up her child. To the right are children of the hospital carrying various items used in their education.
1739
London Metropolitan Archives
Main Print Collection
Hogarth, William (1697-1764), attributed to
La Cave, Francois Morillon de
engraving
paper
38cms
q8032583
exact