James Gillray - The King of Brobdingnach and Gulliver - 1803

Description
James Gillray - The King of Brobdingnach and Gulliver - 1803
History, Militaria, War history - Quantity: 1 - Single sheet

This old coloured etching by James Gillray entitled "The KING of BROBDINGNAC and Gulliver" was published by John Miller Bridge in 1803. Gulliver can be seen carrying Napoleon on his hand.

It is a hand-coloured etching and aquatint.

James Gillray was a well-known British etcher and caricaturist. His caricatures were particularly related to political events and gained notoriety during the Napoleonic Wars.

The print is in very good condition, showing only minor small stains and browning. The corners are somewhat scuffed. The accompanying text sheet (23.5 x 33.5 cm) is included.


The total size is 33.5 x 23.5 cm.
The picture size is 21 x 18 cm.

The pictures are part of the description.

Lot details
Object
Single sheet
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Militaria, War history
Author/ Illustrator
James Gillray
Book Title
The King of Brobdingnach and Gulliver
Condition
Fair
Publication year oldest item
1803
Edition
Different editions
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
handkolorierte Radierung und Aquatinta
Number of pages
1
Dimensions
33.5×23.5 cm
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