Gillrays Suppressed Plates (1847)

Gillray, James. 1756-1815.

James Gillray An original etching from the album of suppressed plates."The Feast of Reason,& The Flow of Soul,"Le The wits of the age,setting the table in A-Roar.

Published: London Henry Bohn c.1847.

Date: 1847

First published in February 1797 by Hannah Humphrey, here as plate 38 from Bohn's additional album of work considered too outrageous to include in the main volume. A group of inebriate politicians at table. Plain backed, on heavy wove paper 14"x10"



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