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Mr. James Gillray

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    19/04/1819 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Turner, Charles ARA, born 1774 - died 1857 (engraver)
    Gillray, James, born 1757 - died 1815 (artist)
    Humphrey, George (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint on paper

  • Museum number:

    24074

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PP, shelf 15

Physical description

Portrait, half-length vignette, to right and looking to front; caricatures on the wall behind; facsimile signature below.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

19/04/1819 (published)

Artist/maker

Turner, Charles ARA, born 1774 - died 1857 (engraver)
Gillray, James, born 1757 - died 1815 (artist)
Humphrey, George (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Mr. James Gillray. From a Miniature painted by himself & Engraved by Chas. Turner. London, Published April 19 1819 by G. Humphrey, 27, St. James's Street.'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 39.4 cm, Width: 30.5 cm

Descriptive line

Print, half-length portrait of James Gillray. Mezzotint by Charles Turner after James Gillray, 1819.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Mezzotint

Categories

Portraits; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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