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'The state waggoner, and John Bull - or - the waggon too much for the donkeys!'

20 of 50 portraits of Hon. William Windham

'The state waggoner, and John Bull - or - the waggon too much for the donkeys!', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey, published 14 March 1804 - NPG D12829 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

'The state waggoner, and John Bull - or - the waggon too much for the donkeys!'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 14 March 1804
10 1/2 in. x 14 1/2 in. (267 mm x 367 mm) plate size; 11 1/8 in. x 15 3/8 in. (284 mm x 390 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1947
Reference Collection
NPG D12829


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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.

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