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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C

A peep into the Cave of Jacobinism

Print
Sept 1798
Artist/Maker

A figure of Truth shines a flaming torch into a cave where a tentacled creature with a phrygian cap cowers.


object details
Object Type
Brief Description
A peep into the Cave of Jacobinism. Gillray caricature.
Physical Description
A figure of Truth shines a flaming torch into a cave where a tentacled creature with a phrygian cap cowers.
Dimensions
  • Image height: 180mm
  • Image width: 245mm
  • Platemark height: 195mm
  • Platemark width: 260mm
  • Sheet height: 204mm
  • Sheet width: 272mm
Credit line
Bequeathed by Frank A. Gibson
Subject depicted
Collection
Accession Number
E.215-1989

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record createdDecember 9, 2008
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