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Miscellaneous caricatures

Title
Miscellaneous caricatures [graphic].
Author
Gillray, James, 1756-1815.
Publication
1792-1795.

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Details

Additional Authors
Tilden, Samuel J. (Samuel Jones), 1814-1886
Found In
Gillray, James. Series of miscellaneous and political caricatures by James Gillray. 1779-1811. (NN)NYPG95-F67.
Description
26 prints : etching, some col.; 33 x 36 cm. or smaller.
Summary
Personal and social caricatures from the reign of George III, including satires of eloquence, fashion and pregnancy. Individuals portrayed include George III, Queen Charlotte, Sir Joseph Banks and Charles James Fox.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Caricatures – English – 1700-1799.
  • Prints – English – 1700-1799.
Note
  • Title devised by cataloger.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Holdings checked in departmental copy of Thomas Wright and R.H. Evans, Historical and Descriptive Account of the Caricatures of James Gillray. London: Henry G. Bohn, 1851.
Provenance (note)
  • Bequest of Samuel Jones Tilden.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of Series of miscellaneous and political caricatures by James Gillray in Caricature Collection.
Contents
  • Misc.I.96 A Duet -- Misc.I.97 Spouting -- Misc.I.98 A Spencer & a Threadpaper -- Misc.I.99 Le Cochon et ses deux petits - or Rich pickings for a Noble appetite -- Misc.I.100 Vices overlook'd in the New Proclamation -- Misc.I.103 The Visit to Piccadilly; or A Prussian Reception -- Misc.I.106 Aquila Hapsburghiensis -- Misc.I.109 A Vestal of 93 trying on the Cestus of Venus -- Misc.I.110 Quiz-zing a Filly -- Misc.I.111 "And catch the living manners as they rise" -- Misc.I.112 "Miss, I have a Monstrous Crow to pluck with You!!" -- Mic.I.114 Ministerial Eloquence; Opposition Eloquence; Naval Eloquence; Military Eloquence; Fools Eloquence; Billingsgate Eloquence; Pulpit Eloquence; Bar Eloquence -- Misc.I.115 Affability -- Misc.I.116 Leaving off Powder, or A Frugal Family saving the Guinea -- Misc.I.117 Polonius -- Misc.I.118 Modern Elegance, A Portrait -- Misc.I.120 A True British Tar -- Misc.I.121 A Slice of Gloister Cheese -- Misc.I.122 Enter Cowslip, with a bowl of Cream -- Misc.I.123 Parasols, for 1795 -- Misc.I.124 Characters in High Life -- Misc.I.126 The Shadow of a Duke -- Misc.I.127 A Lady putting on her Cap - June 1795.
  • Misc.I.128 A Burgess of Warwick Lane -- Misc.I.129 The great South Sea Caterpillar, transform'd into a Bath Butterfuly -- Misc.I.130 A Decent Story.
Call Number
MEZYRK (Gillray) Misc. I
OCLC
NYPG95-F27
Author
Gillray, James, 1756-1815.
Title
Miscellaneous caricatures [graphic].
Imprint
1792-1795.
Indexes
Holdings checked in departmental copy of Thomas Wright and R.H. Evans, Historical and Descriptive Account of the Caricatures of James Gillray. London: Henry G. Bohn, 1851.
Linking Entry
Forms part of Series of miscellaneous and political caricatures by James Gillray in Caricature Collection.
Provenance
Bequest of Samuel Jones Tilden.
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Added Author
Tilden, Samuel J. (Samuel Jones), 1814-1886, collector.
Found In:
Gillray, James. Series of miscellaneous and political caricatures by James Gillray. 1779-1811. (NN)NYPG95-F67.
Research Call Number
MEZYRK (Gillray) Misc. I
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