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History of the Westminster Election, Containing Every Material Occurence, From Its Commencement on the First of April, to the Final Close of the Poll, on the 17th of May

Illustrator:
Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)
Illustrator:
Isaac Cruikshank (British, Edinburgh, Scotland 1764–1811 London)
Illustrator:
Attributed to James Gillray (British, Chelsea 1756–1815 London)
Illustrator:
Attributed to Samuel Collings (British, died 1793 (?))
Publisher:
Thomas Becket (London)
Publisher:
John Debrett (London)
Publisher:
R. Faulder (London)
Publisher:
Mr. Thornton (London)
Publisher:
Plates by William Humphrey (British, 1742?–before 1814) , London
Publisher:
Plate by Hannah Humphrey (London)
Publisher:
Plate by George Humphrey (British, 1773?–?1831)
Publisher:
Plate by William Wells (British, active London 1779–85)
Date:
1785
Medium:
Illustrations: etching
Dimensions:
10 5/8 x 8 5/8 x 2 in. (27 x 21.9 x 5.1 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.3.2641(24)
Not on view
Harris Brisbane Dick (American, 1855–1916); Vendor: Dick Estate, U.S. Trust
British Museum Satires 6403 ff.
Frederic George Stephens, M. Dorothy George Catalogue of political and personal satires preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum. 11 vols., London, 1870-, vol. VI, cat. nos. 6403 ff.

Thomas Wright, Joseph Grego The Works of James Gillray, the Caricaturist; with the Story of His Life and Times. London, 1873, p. 55 ff.

Joseph Grego Rowlandson the Caricaturist: A selection from his works, with anecdotal desciptions.... 2 vols., London, 1880, vol. I, pp. 116 ff.



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