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City jockies, election race
City jockies, election race
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City jockies, election race
"The P-nt-ry race, or the City jockies ..."; various City aldermen, wearing jockey caps and wielding riding crops, are riding towards a winning post to our left; spectators in foreground; one rider has been thrown by his horse "Loose legs" which has tripped and fallen on a Jewish person. A satire on the election of April 1754. The lower margin contains text.
1754
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
anon.
Cooper, M.
etching
paper
37cms
satire
p5433353