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A fat man sits at his fireside taking snuff with a smoking pipe and drink by his side. Coloured etching by G. Cruikshank, c. 1822, after J. Gillray.

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A paper entitled "Parliamentry debates" rests on the man's knee

Contributors

Gillray, James | Cruikshank, George

Publication/Creation

London (27 St. James's St.) : G. Humphrey, 25 January 1822.

Physical description

1 print : etching, with watercolour

Lettering

A pinch of cephalic etched by G. Cruikshank from a sketch by the late Jas. Gillray

Language

  • English


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A fat man sits at his fireside taking snuff with a smoking pipe and drink by his side. Coloured etching by G. Cruikshank, c. 1822, after J. Gillray. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY


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