King George III ('The French invasion; - or - John Bull, bombarding the bum-boats')

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King George III ('The French invasion; - or - John Bull, bombarding the bum-boats'), by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey, published 5 November 1793 - NPG D13016 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

King George III ('The French invasion; - or - John Bull, bombarding the bum-boats')

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 5 November 1793
9 3/4 in. x 9 7/8 in. (248 mm x 250 mm) plate size; 14 3/8 in. x 10 1/4 in. (365 mm x 261 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1947
Reference Collection
NPG D13016


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  • King George III (1738-1820), Reigned 1760-1820. Sitter associated with 182 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • 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.