Reportage, Spoof; Illustration, Drollery
Photography, Religious Authority, Language
Reports on the photographic interests of the new Bishop of Gloucester, William Thomson, by quoting Anthony A Cooper (7th Earl of Shaftesbury) as asserting that he had appointed 'an ecclesiastic of the decided school, and in fact, [...] all his views are Positives'. The illustration shows a portly gentleman being photographed.
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