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Inauguration of Lord Mayor
Inauguration of Lord Mayor
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10057
Inauguration of Lord Mayor
"The Ceremony of Administering the Mayoralty Oath to Nathaniel Newnham, November 8 1782"; depicts Nathaniel Newnham, Lord Mayor, standing in the Guildhall in a state robe. He is taking the Mayoralty oath from the book held by the Common Cryer, before the town clerk. The Sword bearer and Chamberlain wait behind the Common Cryer. The Pitt monument can be seen to the right.
unknown
Guildhall Art Gallery
Permanent Collection
Miller, William (c.1740-c.1810)
Acquired: Presented / Source: Ald. John Boydell / Received: 1792 For painting, engraving and keys see Record Nos: 10057, 16931, 31775 and 31777.
oil
canvas
216cms
ceremonial
55
exact