image © London Metropolitan Archives (City of London) | Licence: All Rights Reserved
image © London Metropolitan Archives (City of London) | Licence: All Rights Reserved

Middlesex election

1775

Samuel Hieronymus Grimm

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Title

Middlesex election

Date

1775

Description

"The Middlesex election"; a citizen records his vote at a polling station. A fat man brandishes a knife. On the left a frightened citizen is being hustled to the booth by a man brandishing shears. Alluding to alleging by supporters of John Wilkes.

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Location

England

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