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"The Works of James Gillray from the Original Plates with the Addition of Many Subjects Not Before Collected"

(1847-1851)
published by Henry G. Bohn, London
written by Charles Whiting

 

Original Copperplate Engravings over 170 years old

Full Sheet Size: approximately 19 x 24.75 inches (about 48 x 63 cm)
Half Sheet Size: approximately 9.5 x 12.25 inches (about 24 x 31 cm)
(trimmed from full sheet)

Image Size: varies from engraving to engraving (note: most, but not all, plates have engravings on both sides of the sheet, as published by Bohn.)

Click here for the index to subjects in James Gillray's cartoons

102
Plate 102
(Side 1)

tear on left margin and faint crease upper portion of image (though not as evident as it appears in the photo)


Britannia between Scylla & Charybdis

original James Gillray prints John Bull's Progress

John Bull Happy

John Bull going to the wars

John Bull's Property in danger

John Bull's Glorious Return
Plate 103
(Side 2)

tear on left margin and faint crease lower portion of image (though not as evident as it appears in the photo)


John Bull's Progress

John Bull Happy

John Bull going to the wars

John Bull's Property in danger

John Bull's Glorious Return

$275

Source: Historical & Descriptive Account of the Caricatures of James Gillray; Comprising A Political and Humorous History of the Latter Part of the Reign of George the Third

by Thomas Wright, Esq., F.S.A. and R. H. Evans, Esq.

Published: London, Henry G. Bohn, 1851


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