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Quaker uproar
Quaker uproar
18103
Quaker uproar
"Sweet William and Grizzell, or Newington nunnery, in a pretty considerable uproar"; scene about infidelity at a Friend's meeting house in the Quaker boarding school at Stoke Newington.
1827
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Cruikshank, Robert (1789-1856)
Cruikshank, Robert (1789-1856)
Cruikshank, Robert (1789-1856)
William Allen is holding hands with his third wife, Grizell Birkbeck. Quaker girls are watching their governess who has fainted. On the wall are two pictures, one entitled the 'emancipation of slavery', the other 'the fall of man' reflecting Allen's relationship with his wife and Quaker girls.
etching
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satire
p5431839