'Tom Paine's nightly pest' (Charles James Fox; Thomas Paine; Joseph Priestley), by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey, published 10 December 1792 - NPG D12464 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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'Tom Paine's nightly pest' (Charles James Fox; Thomas Paine; Joseph Priestley)

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 10 December 1792
11 3/4 in. x 14 3/8 in. (298 mm x 364 mm) plate size; 12 in. x 14 5/8 in. (305 mm x 372 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1947
NPG D12464

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Jim Sherry

1 November 2016, 00:41

There are two different versions of this print. One was published November 26. The other was published December 10th. This is the December 10th version. But you have it listed as November 26th. The November 26th version is reversed and Paine's feet are covered (among other things). You can see the November 26th version at: http://images.library.yale.edu/walpoleweb/oneitem.asp?imageId=lwlpr07565

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