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A drawn View of the Distribution of His Majesty's Maundy, by the Sub-Almoner in the Anti-Chapel at Whitehall

A drawn View of the Distribution of His Majesty's Maundy, by the Sub-Almoner in the Anti-Chapel at Whitehall

Artist: Grimm, Samuel Hieronymous

Medium: Watercolour

Date: 1773

Shelfmark: Ktop XXVI

Item number: 5-t

Genre: Topographical Drawing

A custom of the monarch to distribute charitable alms to the poor and elderly on Maundy Thursday. This picture shows the King's official, a member of the monarch's ecclesiastical household, performing this function at the Whitehall anti-Chapel.

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