Britannia seated at the foot of a statue of charity inscribed 'Marine Society', as a woman at left brings two poor children towards her, and members Jonas Hanway, John Thornton and William Hickes stand at right with another boy, Hickes holding an 'act of incorporation'; boats on the sea behind; after Edward Edwards.  1774  Etching and engraving

Britannia seated at the foot of a statue of charity inscribed 'Marine Society', as a woman at left brings two poor children towards her, and members Jonas Hanway, John Thornton and William Hickes stand at right with another boy, Hickes holding an 'act of incorporation'; boats on the sea behind; after Edward Edwards. 1774 Etching and engraving
1980,U.1196,
AN1566237001

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