Gillray Caricatures Plates 249-251



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
249-‘Effusions of a Pot of Porter’-1799
250-‘The French Consular Triumverate, Settling the New Constitution’-1800
251-‘Design for the Naval Pillar’-1800