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French Liberty; British Slavery, by James Gillray

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An image of French Liberty; British Slavery. Gillray, James (British, 1757-1815). Humphrey, Hannah, publisher (British, c.1745-1818). Etching, hand colouring, 1792. Production Note: Published December 21st 1792.

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French Liberty; British Slavery. Gillray, James (British, 1757-1815). Humphrey, Hannah, publisher (British, c.1745-1818). Etching, hand colouring, 1792. Production Note: Published December 21st 1792.

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  • Accession Number: P.288-1948
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/22.0
  • Focal length: 80
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Amy Jugg
  • Image height: 753 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 220.24kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 22/1

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