Gillray Caricatures Plates 166-169



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
166-‘The Tables Turned’-1797
167-‘Political Ravishment or the Old Lady of Threadneedle Street…’-1797
168-‘Midas Transmuting all into Gold (Paper)
169-‘La Bonnet-Rouge or John Bull Evading the Hat Tax’-1797