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Missionary Influence, or How to Make Converts, seventh plate opposite page 68 in the book 'The Grand Master or Adventures of Qui Hi? in Hindostan, A Hudibrastic Poem in Eight Cantos' by Quiz (London: Thomas Tegg, 1816)
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1816
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Not on display
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Etching And Aquatint (hand-colored)
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Sheet: 240 x 147 mm (9 7/16 x 5 13/16 in.)
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Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.38792.7
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A procession of Christian missionaries attempt to convert a group of Indian men of different faiths; the bishop at the lead holds a shield with the head of the Governor, beaming down 'intolerance', 'bigotry', 'injustice', 'oppression' and 'vice' on the natives.
For comment on the book see the entry for the whole volume (1963.30.38792.1-27)

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