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1978P218 Portrait of Joseph Sturge

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111.76 MB
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5412 x 7216 pixels
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Title: 1978P218 Portrait of Joseph Sturge
Description: 1978P218
Lithograph - Portrait of Joseph Sturge
Artist: H Millichamp
After: W Boultbee
* Joseph Sturge (1793-1859) was a Quaker campaigner for peace, extension of the vote and the abolition of slavery (from the Birmingham Civic Society blue plaque, 2007).
Inscription reads: 'Joseph Sturge. This print is dedicated to the most noble the Marquis of Sligo, as a tribute of respect for the justice and humanity he displayed in liberating his slaves.’
Keywords:
Social history
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Birmingham Museums Trust/Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery
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Printing
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Lithography
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Birmingham history
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Philanthropy
   
Usage Rights: CC0 - Public Domain
Size: 111.76 MB; 5412 x 7216 pixels; 458 x 611 mm (print at 300 DPI); 1432 x 1909 mm (screen at 96 DPI);