Political cartoon: Political Electricity, or An Historical & Prophetical Print in the Year 1770, (1770)
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Richard Whitworth
Paper and ink.; Sheet size: H. 17 1/2 in., W. 16 1/2 in.
American Antiquarian Society
An English political activist used Franklin's "electrical fire" as the vehicle for satirical consideration of English politics.
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