Gillray Caricatures Plates 158-161



Drawn and etched by James Gillray (1756-1815). This Atlas Folio edition of Gillray’s works was published by Bohn, London, 1847. It contained 582 plates on 152 leaves, with etchings printed on both sides of the paper. Because of this, the platemark from the print on the reverse is sometimes visible on the other surface of the print. This is one sheet of paper with image(s) on both sides. Paper size approx. 470 x 640 mm.
Copper etching
158-‘Begging No Robbery i.e. Voluntary Contribution’-1796
159-‘End of the Irish Invasion’-1797
160-‘The Giant Factotum Amusing Himself’-1787
161-‘The Lion’s Share’-1797