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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/Etchings 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)
(if trimmed from full sheet)

Image size varies from engraving to engraving. Most, but not all, plates have engravings on both sides of the sheet, as published by Bohn.

Click here for contemporary (1851) descriptions and analyses of the cartoons by James Gillray

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

   
original James Gillray print The Prophet of the Hebrews



Leaving Off Powder
Plates 116, 117
(Side 1)

The Prophet of the Hebrews – The Prince of Peace conducting the Jews to the Promised Land

Leaving Off Powder; or, a Frugal Family saving the Guinea

original James Gillray print Patriotic Regeneration: viz. Parliament reformed, a la Francoise, that is, Honest Men (i.e. Opposition) in the seat of Justice
Plate 118
(Side 2)

Patriotic Regeneration: viz. Parliament reformed, a la Francoise, that is, Honest Men (i.e. Opposition) in the seat of Justice

$295

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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