Gillray's Suppressed Etchings

Gillray, James. 1756-1815.

James Gillray An original etching from the album of suppressed plates."Westminster School,- or - Dr Busby's Settling Accounts with Master Billy and his Playmates

Published: London Henry Bohn c.1847.


First published in February 1785 by Ridgeway, here as plate 9 from Bohn's additional album of work considered too outrageous to include in the main volume. The Politician Charles Fox as the school teacher Dr Busby, birches Pitt and his political supporters 13"x10" Plain backed, a good dark impression on heavy wove paper


Offered by John Capes