Design for the Ancient Order of Foresters: "Unity, Benevolence and Concord"

Pen and ink, brush and wash, watercolor and gouache | 25.4 x 16.5cm | 19th century

Anonymous, British, 19th century

The man standing at the center of this drawing wears the uniform of the Ancient Order of Foresters, a British Friendly Society, or charitable organization established by 1790 in Yorkshire, which expanded over the next century into multiple chapters w...
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