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John Bull in the year 1800 – John Bull in the year 1801

hand-coloured etching
24.4 × 41.2 cm (image) 29.5 × 43.2 cm (sheet, trimmed within platemark)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné
BM Satires 9730; Grego II p. 408
printed in ink (in image) l.c.r.: Pub.d (d in superscript above . ) Oct 12 . 1801 . by R. Ackermann N101o (o in superscript above 101) Strand.
printed in ink l.l.: John Bull in the year 1800!
printed in ink l.r.: John Bull, in the year 1801!
printed in ink u.c.l.: WAR.
printed in ink u.c.r.: PEACE.
printed in ink (in image) u.r.: PEACE / AND / PLENTY
printed in ink (in image) u.l.-l.c.: (text on papers and books)
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1926
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display