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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)
(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 the index to subjects in James Gillray's cartoons

   

The Bengal Levee

Plate 89
(Side 1)


The Bengal Levee

original james gillray etching of The Slough of Despond; vide The Patriot's Progress



Tom Paine's Nightly Pest

Plates 90, 91
(Side 2)


The Slough of Despond; vide The Patriot's Progress

Tom Paine's Nightly Pest

$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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