Lot 308: (CARICATURE.) Group of 9 etched 18th and 19th century political cartoons,
December 8, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: (CARICATURE.) Group of 9 etched 18th and 19th century political cartoons, mostly folio size; three hand-colored, one mounted, several with foxing and early ink annotations. London, vd
Notes: Comprising: Cruikshank, George: Giant Grumbo & the Black Dwarf. or, Lord G__& the Printers Devil. * A Match for the King''s Plate. * Roberts, Piercy: A Stoppage to a Stride over the Globe. * Sayers, James: The Brewer and the Thistle. * Citizen Don Quixotte becomes the Champion of French Principles. * Brissot''s Visit to his Friend Lord Leveller. * Gladiator pugnans. * Citizen Bardolph refused Admittance at Prince Hal''s. * John Bull''s Sacrifice to Janus.