The Union Club [copy 1].

Caricaturist
Gillray, James, 1756-1815 [Browse]
Format
Visual material
Published/​Created
London : [s.n.], 1801/01/21.
Description
1 item ; plate 29.9 x 43.7 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Notes
  • Medium: Etchings, Hand coloring
  • Inscribed in plate, below: "We'll join hand in hand all Party shall cease, // And Glass after Glass shall, our union increase, - The Union Club // In the cause of Old-England we'll drink down the Sun, // Then toast Little Ireland, & drink down the Moon!".
  • Provenance: Stamped on verso, "Princeton University // Library // Presented by // Dickson Q. Brown '95".
  • Signed in plate, lower left: "Js. Gillray // inv. & fect.".
Source acquisition
Gift of Dickson Q. Brown, Princeton University Class of 1895.
References
  • Grego, pp. 273-274
  • Hill. Fashionable Contrasts, plate 32 and 35.
  • BM 9699
Other format(s)
Also available in an electronic version.
Other views
Staff view

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