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Cleansing the City
Cleansing the City
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Cleansing the City
"City scavengers cleansing the London streets of impurities"; showing the Lord Mayor Matthew Wood, Robert Waithman and Sir William Curtis forcibly removing prostitutes from the streets of the City and placing them on a cart. Sir John Silvester, Recorder, is reading the Riot Act on the steps of Mansion House.
1816
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Williams, C. (fl.1801-1830)
Williams, C. (fl.1801-1830)
Sidebotham, J.
etching
paper
42cms
satire/caricature
v8487935
exact