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The monster going to take his afternoons luncheon.

Gillray, James, 1756-1815.
Date
10 May 1790

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Free to use with attribution CC BYCredit: Wellcome Collection
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A man who attacked women, represented by a grotesque fiend wielding an exaggerated knife and fork and holding a young woman up by the skirt. Later identified as Renwick Williams.

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[London] (18 Old Bond Strt.) : H. Humphrey, 10 May 1790.

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1 print : etching ; platemark 25.3 x 35.5 cm

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  • English


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The monster going to take his afternoons luncheon. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY


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