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- subject matching 'Ireland'

The relationship between Great Britain and Ireland underwent a number of changes while Gillray was publishing his prints. In 1782 the Irish parliament gained legislative independence through the establishment of a new constitution. Irish gratitude (D12307) is a fairly gentle satire recording the Irish government’s gift of £50,000 to Henry Grattan for his role in securing this development. The print was published a fortnight after the event. In 1798 a political organisation called the United Irishmen led an unsuccessful rebellion. The result was the dissolution of the Irish parliament and the 1800 Act of Union, establishing the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.

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'Paddy on horse-back', by James Gillray, published by  William Humphrey - NPG D12278

'Paddy on horse-back'

by James Gillray, published by William Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 4 March 1779
NPG D12278

'Irish gratitude' (Henry Flood?; Henry Grattan; Edmond Sexton Pery, Viscount Pery), by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D12307

'Irish gratitude' (Henry Flood?; Henry Grattan; Edmond Sexton Pery, Viscount Pery)

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 13 June 1782
NPG D12307

'End of the Irish invasion; - or - the destruction of the French armada', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D12592

'End of the Irish invasion; - or - the destruction of the French armada'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching and aquatint, published 20 January 1797
NPG D12592

'United Irishmen in training', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D12652

'United Irishmen in training'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured aquatint, published 13 June 1798
NPG D12652

'United Irishmen upon duty', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D12653

'United Irishmen upon duty'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured aquatint, published 12 June 1798
NPG D12653

'Portrait of an Irish chief; drawn from life at Wexford', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D12656

'Portrait of an Irish chief; drawn from life at Wexford'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured aquatint, published 10 July 1798
NPG D12656

'Horrors of the Irish-Union; - botheration of poor Pat - or - a whisper across the Channel', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D12673

'Horrors of the Irish-Union; - botheration of poor Pat - or - a whisper across the Channel'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 24 December 1798
NPG D12673

James Napper Tandy ('Napper Tandy'), by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D38703

James Napper Tandy ('Napper Tandy')

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
etching, published 8 November 1799
NPG D38703

James Napper Tandy ('Napper Tandy'), by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D12710

James Napper Tandy ('Napper Tandy')

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 8 November 1799
NPG D12710

'The Union Club', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D12754

'The Union Club'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 21 January 1801
NPG D12754

'Posting in Ireland', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D12843

'Posting in Ireland'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching and aquatint, published 8 April 1805
NPG D12843

'End of the Irish farce of Catholic Emancipation', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D13110

'End of the Irish farce of Catholic Emancipation'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching and aquatint, published 17 May 1805
NPG D13110