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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: Creative Commons 0 - Public Domain. Optional attribution: Photo by Birmingham Museums Trust, licensed under CC0