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'Sir Richard Worse-than-sly, exposing his wife's bottom; - o fye!'

2 of 3 portraits of Sir Richard Worsley, 7th Bt

'Sir Richard Worse-than-sly, exposing his wife's bottom; - o fye!', by James Gillray, published by  William Humphrey, published 14 March 1782 - NPG D12980 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

'Sir Richard Worse-than-sly, exposing his wife's bottom; - o fye!'

by James Gillray, published by William Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 14 March 1782
13 1/4 in. x 9 in. (335 mm x 230 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1947
Reference Collection
NPG D12980


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Artistsback to top

  • James Gillray (1756-1815), Caricaturist. Artist associated with 881 portraits, Sitter in 7 portraits.
  • William Humphrey (1742?-before 1815), Engraver and printseller. Artist associated with 69 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG D12979: 'Sir Richard Worse-than-sly, exposing his wife's bottom; - o fye!' (another version)