Sweet Things in Christmas Vestments

Sweet Things in Christmas Vestments

George Du Maurier

6 January 1866, page 20.

In this cartoon the Punch illustrator draws upon common associations of fashion with triviality and vanity to satirize High Churchman who introduced vestments, candles, and incense from Roman Catholicism into the Anglical service.


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