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The Tailors Revenge; 1834

G Drake

The Tailors Revenge; 1834
4 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 29cm

Full image caption

The Tailors Revenge a cutting from the Union Picture Gallery No.2
This is a cartoon depicting the opposing sides of the Strike of the Journeymen Tailors in 1834. They are all armed with the instruments of their trade, and you can read the dialogue between Master and Man.
Underneath you can read the words “when snip meets snip then comes the tug of war.”

Image Details

1834 AD - 1834 AD
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© Museum of London

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