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Illustration to an unidentified publication; after Stothard.
Allegory; Hope, a female figure with an anchor, with one hand on the shoulder of a modestly-dressed girl holding a book, looking compassionately at three children in ragged clothes sitting on the right, and taking one of them by the hand; in the background is the Asylum for Female Orphans in Lambeth, with a clock-tower and cupola; oval format with a phoenix and organ in the surround; state with artists' names. 20 October 1785
Etching and engraving
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Height: 143 millimetres (image)
Height: 197 millimetres (sheet, trimmed?)
Width: 88 millimetres (image)
Width: 138 millimetres
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- See 1849,0721.558 for comment.
- Not on display
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