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'Substitutes for bread; - or - right honorables, saving the loaves, and dividing the fishes'

17 of 32 portraits of Alexander Wedderburn, 1st Earl of Rosslyn (Lord Loughborough)

'Substitutes for bread; - or - right honorables, saving the loaves, and dividing the fishes', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey, published 24 December 1795 - NPG D12552 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

'Substitutes for bread; - or - right honorables, saving the loaves, and dividing the fishes'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 24 December 1795
9 7/8 in. x 14 1/4 in. (252 mm x 362 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1947
Reference Collection
NPG D12552


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  • James Gillray (1756-1815), Caricaturist. Artist associated with 881 portraits, Sitter in 7 portraits.
  • Hannah Humphrey (active 1778-1822), Publisher and printseller. Artist associated with 717 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.