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2 edition of James Gillray found in the catalog.

James Gillray

Harry Thornber

James Gillray

by Harry Thornber

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Published by John Heywood in Manchester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gillray, James, -- 1756-1815.,
  • English wit and humor, Pictorial.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Harry Thornber.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNC1479.G5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31p., (20) leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18101921M

      James Gillray ( - ) fu un caricaturista, stampatore ed incisore inglese famoso per le sue acqueforti con soggetti di satira politica e sociale, pubblicate soprattutto tra il e il James Gillray James Gillray (13 August 1June ) was a British caricaturist and printmaker famous for his etched political and social satires, mainly published between and Many of his works are held at the National Portrait Gallery in London. Gillray has been called "the father of the political cartoon", with his works satirizing George III, Napoleon, prime ministers and.

    James Gillray, Znalec rozjímající nad půvaby antiky (), lept kolorovaný akvarelem, papír x mm, Sbírka grafiky Národní galerie v 3, × 4,; MBWork location: London.   Satire, sewers and statesmen: why James Gillray was king of the cartoon Amid the imperial squabbles of 18th-century Europe, one illustrator .

    James Gillray ( - ) was a British caricaturist and printmaker famous for his etched political and social satires. He started his career as a letter engraver which later helped him to support his studies at the Royal Academy.   Gillray himself transformed paper into gold as an artist who made his living from prints, which perhaps lends a certain irony or self-doubt to his scepticism about the value of paper money. Love Bites poses serious and relevant questions but is also a frivolous exhibition in all the right ways.


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No inscriptions. Illustrator: James Gillray. James Gillray, (born Aug. 13,Chelsea, near London, Eng.—died June 1,London), English caricaturist chiefly remembered for lively political cartoons directed against George III of England and Napoleon I.

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James Gillray was born on Aug and was the only one of his parents' five children to survive childhood. Gillray's father, a Scot, had become a member of an austere and strict evangelical sect called the Moravian Brotherhood and in had been appointed sexton of the Moravian Chapel in Chelsea.

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He lived through a traumatic period in British and European history, and his art provides some of the most memorable images of the French Revolution, the Napoleonic wars and the raging political scene. James Gillray. English caricaturist.

Birthplace: London, England Location of death: London, England Cause of death: unspecified Remains: Buried, St. James Church, Pic. English caricaturist, born at Chelsea in His father, a native of Lanark, had served as a soldier, losing an arm at Fontenoy, and was admitted first as an inmate, and Born: The Satirical Etchings of James Gillray book.

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