Brothers in Law! or the Finishing Flourish of a City Officer!! Going Going" Last time Going"See Proceedings at Guildhall Times Oct 1.st 1827.
Hand-coloured etching. 248 x 362mm. 9¾ x 14¼". Trimmed.
The Recorder Newman Knowlys tied to a post and being whipped by Sheriff Farebrother using a 'cat o' nine tails'. An old fish wife on the left says 'Vell this here ought to be recorded'. The Recorder had refused to remit a sentence of flogging at Farebrother's request and to apologise for it.
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