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'The offering to liberty'

4 of 4 portraits of Louis Philippe Joseph (Philippe Egalité), duc d'Orleans

'The offering to liberty', by James Gillray, published by  James Aitken, published 3 August 1789 - NPG D13070 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

'The offering to liberty'

by James Gillray, published by James Aitken
hand-coloured etching, published 3 August 1789
9 1/2 in. x 23 7/8 in. (240 mm x 605 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1947
Reference Collection
NPG D13070


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  • James Aitken (active 1788-1795). Artist associated with 12 portraits.
  • James Gillray (1756-1815), Caricaturist. Artist associated with 881 portraits, Sitter in 7 portraits.