GILLRAY, James (after)John Bull taking a luncheon:-or- British Cooks, cramming Old Grumble-Gizzard wih Bonne Chere. (Weimar, Industrie-Comptoir, 1799)

Plate: 178 x 230mm; Sheet: 191 x 250mm; Hand-coloured etching; old folds

John Bull eating French ships which are brought to him by British admirals. This is a reduced version of Gillray’s caricature published in 1798 by Hannah Humphrey.

Broadley E 59; – cf. BM Satires 9257; Broadley A 501 (for the Humphrey issue); Arenenberg 3 (later uncoloured issue of the Humphrey version)

EUR 450,-