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Cecil Doughty
The Story of the Law (Original)

The Story of the Law (Original) by Cecil Doughty at The Illustration Art Gallery

Ref: DoughtyStoryLaw (Click for LARGE picture)

Artist: Cecil Doughty (biography)
Medium: Gouache on Card
Size: 14" x 4" (350mm x 100mm)
Date: 1963

This is the original Gouache painting by Cecil Doughty.

Day to day punishments under English law in the 12th and 13th Centuries. Traders selling bad goods were tied to a sled and paraded through town while being pelted (with a loaf of bread!). Stocks were used for criminal offences and the pillory for political offences. The Ducking Stool for nagging wives was used in some places right up to the 19th Century.

This is original Doughty artwork from the rear cover to Look and Learn issue 63, published 30th March 1963.


Price:  85.00
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Cecil Doughty

Cecil Doughty