The bear and his leader [copy 2].

Caricaturist
Gillray, James, 1756-1815 [Browse]
Format
Visual material
Published/​Created
London : [s.n.], 1826/05/19.
Description
1 item ; print 23.5 x 33.4 cm. plate 24.8 x 34.5 cm. sheet 29.7 x 41.5 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Notes
  • Medium: Etchings, Hand coloring
  • Inscribed in plate: "The Bear and his Leader - what tho' I am obligated to Dance a Bear, a Man may be a Gentleman for all that. My Bear ever dances to the Genteelest of Tunes".
  • Provenance: Stamped on verso, "Princeton University // Library // Presented by // Dickson Q. Brown '95".
  • Signed in plate, lower left: "Js. Gillray fec.".
Source acquisition
Gift of Dickson Q. Brown, Princeton University Class of 1895.
References
Grego, p. 333
Other format(s)
Also available in an electronic version.
Other views
Staff view

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