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Law and Justice
Law and Justice
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Law and Justice
"The difference between law and justice"; showing the Lord Mayor (John Atkins) using the City sword to prod the posterior of a visitor who leaps over the parapet of Mansion House. Thomas Williams, deputy alderman of Walbrook ward stands behind the Mayor.
1809
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Cruikshank, Isaac (1756/7-1810/11)
Cruikshank, Isaac (1756/7-1810/11)
Sidebotham, J.
The court of Aldermen had declared the election of a Common Councilman for Walbrook Ward illegal on the petition of someone called Gibbons.
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