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A grand historical and allegorical picture, representing the sitting of that tremendous tribunal, the Spanish Inquisition : with correct portraits of its famous and most zealous supporters : is now exhibiting every day, from 11 o'clock to 9 at night, at the Great Room, 87, Pall Mall.
[London] : Maurice, printer, Fenchurch-Street, [1820]
Physical Description:
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 23 x 15 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND497.R48 G73 1820
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
The allegorical picture advertised is by V.A. Revelli. Cf. Altick.
"... By an ingenious disposition of lamps, the contrast of the chiaro'scuro is so heightened as to produce a novel and terrific effect, ..."--P. [1]
"Admission ... One shilling each person."--P. [1]
"Descriptive sketch, &c. ... One shilling."--P. [1]
At foot of broadside: "This picture is not transparent."
Altick, R.D. Shows of London, p. 424
Subject Terms:
Inquisition -- Spain.
Maurice, -- Printer.
Revelli, Vincenzo Antonio, 1764-1835. Historical and allegorical picture of the Spanish Inquisition.
Spain -- History.

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