James GILLRAY, A slice of Gloucester cheese [verso]; For improving the breed [verso] Enlarge 1 /1

James GILLRAY

Chelsea, England 1757 – London, England 1815

A slice of Gloucester cheese [verso]
For improving the breed [verso]
1795-96
Collection Title: Bohn, Henry G. 'The works of James Gillray, from the original plates, with the addition of many subjects not before collected'. London: G. Bohn, 1851. [2 vols.]
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: plate-mark (a) 24.6 h x 12.0 w cm plate-mark (b) 23.6 h x 17.4 w cm sheet 31.7 h x 46.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1700B.1-2
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, 1985.