Title from caption below image. State with the cherub roughly sketched in and no text in the banner that he holds. Publication date from British Museum catalogue.
A view of the interior of a church where the congregation (right) sleeps as the clergyman in his pulpit reads from the gospel (Matthew); below him the clerk eyes the exposed bosom of a young woman asleep on the left; above the stained-glass windows a cupid hovers with his bow. After Hogarth.
Caricatures. Cherubs. Churches. Clergy. Obesity. Pews. Preaching. Religious services. Sleeping.
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