The Quakers meeting [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London]
Pubd. Nov. 28th 1781 by H. Humphrey No. 18 New Bond Street
[28 November 1781]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching with roulette on wove paper, sepia ; sheet 33 x 31 cm.
Notes:
Title from item.
Initials in publisher's name form a monogram.
Sheet trimmed to plate mark.
Later reversed version of: A short examination of the spirit of Quakerism (1770). Cf. No. 4794 in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Mary Dorothy George, v. 5.
Abstract:
A crowded Quaker meeting hall in which many of the congregation, seated in the pews and stalls or in the gallery, are sleeping or yawning as one man and one woman argue.
Associated Names:
Humphrey, Hannah, active 1774-1817 [Publisher]
Topics:
Clothing & dress -- England -- 1780-1790
Friends' meeting houses -- England -- 18th century
Quakers
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1781
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1781
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
781.11.28.01+
Orbis Record:
6752261
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr04816
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10723528
PID:
digcoll:553266