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Sir Cecil Wray being attacked
Sir Cecil Wray being attacked
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Sir Cecil Wray being attacked
"Mars and Venus..."; showing Sir Cecil Wray standing between a Chelsea Pensioner and a servant-maid. The maid is standing on a paper inscribed 'Tax on servants'. Satire on Wray's unpopular election proposals to abolish Chelsea Hospital and tax employers of maid-servants.
1784
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Collings, Samuel
Collings, Samuel
Wells, William
etching
paper
35cms
satire/caricature
p5448774