Earle, Augustus 1793-1838 :[Against truth] [ca 1830?].
Reference Number: A-279-002
Shows figure representing Truth, standing on rock amongst gunpowder barrels, being attacked by 9 figures representing different ideologies, including Methodism, Fanaticism, Discord, Ignorance, Religion, Islam.
1 image, categorised under Watercolours and Ink drawings, related to Rev John Wesley, William Huntington, Henry Whitfeld, Augustus Earle, John Bunyan, Methodism, Swords, Powder kegs, Weapons, Monks, Islam, Philosophy, Great Britain - Religion and Firearms.
Earle, Augustus 1793-1838 :[Against truth] [ca 1830?]., Reference Number A-279-002 (1 digitised items)
Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour, pen and ink, image 178 x 254 mm, pasted to sheet 199 x 275 mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work
Historical Notes: See Earle's writings for his anti-religious and anti-missionary views.
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-000887)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: A. Earle; Recto - centre left: Figures and their props are labelled: Shilo, Fanaticism, Huntingdon S.S.[probably William Huntington S.S.], Discord, Methodism, Nonsense, Tracts, Jn Bunyan, Wesley's works, Whitfield's works.; Recto - centre right: Figures and their props are labelled: Ignorance, Religion, Persecution, Koran, Slaughter, Inquisition.; Recto - centre: The figure of Truth is labelled as such. It standes on powder barrels labelled "Powder".
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