CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 9181 (red ink) (B size) [P&P]PC 1 - 9181 (color print) Another impression.
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZC4-8789 (color film copy transparency)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: French soldiers pillaging and destroying the House of Lords. A guillotine takes the place of the throne and above it hangs a Liberty Cap. A French soldier carries away the mace while others rip and burn the tapestries showing the victory of the British Armada.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching, color.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London] : Js. Gillray, 1798 March 1st.
Gillray, James, 1756-1815, engraver.
Dalrymple, John, Sir, 1726-1810, artist.
Hand written inscription on verso: For His Majesty. To the care of G. Tromp(?), Esq. from J. Dalrymple.
Presentation copy to King George III.
Catalog of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 7, no. 9181
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Exhibited: Gillray and the Art of Caricature.
War destruction & pillage--Great Britain--1790-1800. Soldiers--French--Great Britain--1790-1800. Guillotines--Great Britain--1790-1800.
Etchings Color 1790-1800.Cartoons (Commentary) British 1790-1800.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (color film copy transparency) cph 3g08789 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g08789
CONTROL #: 2001695093
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