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'Mars and Venus, or Sir Cecil chastised', 1784. Artist: Samuel Collings

'Mars and Venus, or Sir Cecil chastised', 1784. Artist: Samuel Collings

1-239-905 - London Metropolitan Archives (City of London)

          

'Mars and Venus, or Sir Cecil chastised', 1784. Sir Cecil Wray stands between a Chelsea Pensioner and a servant-maid. One of many satires on Wray's unpopular election proposals to abolish Chelsea Hospital and tax employers of maid-servants.


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Image Aliases

  1. 0220003257
  1. 1-239-905
  1. 1239905
  1. 3257
  1. 34861
  1. A3

Maximum Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 4951x3525
File Size : 51130kb

Image Information

Creator
  1. Samuel Collings, attributed to: British: Artist
After
  1. Samuel Collings: British: Artist
Subject
  1. Cecil Wray: British: Politician, thirteenth baronet
Picture Type
  1. Satire
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- Europe
  3. ------ United Kingdom
  4. --------- England
  5. ------------ Greater London
  6. --------------- London
  1. 51 30 51 N , 000 05 35 W
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- Europe
  3. ------ United Kingdom
  4. --------- England
  5. ------------ Greater London
  6. --------------- London
  7. ------------------ Kensington and Chelsea
  8. --------------------- Chelsea
  1. 51 29 04 N , 000 10 30 W

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