A vision of the first Mayor of London appears to the feasting Aldermen and warns them against luxury. Coloured etching by T. Rowlandson, 1809.

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Though dressed in the style of the date of this print, the Mayor is identified in the British Museum catalogue as Henry Fitzailwin, who died in 1212

Physical description

1 print : etching and aquatint, with watercolour ; image 11.7 x 18.4 cm

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Lettering

Mansion House monit.

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Places

  • [London] ([101 Strand])

Agents

  • [R. Ackermann]

Dates

  • 1 June 1809

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A vision of the first Mayor of London appears to the feasting Aldermen and warns them against luxury. Coloured etching by T. Rowlandson, 1809.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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