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A Cotillion

A Cotillion

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Date: 1788
Creator: Gillray, James
Description: One-half of a satirical cartoon depicts dancers in various poses in a horizontal line across the page.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Microcosm Dedicated to the London Water Companies: Monster Soup Commonly Called Thames Water, being a Correct Representation of that Precious Stuff Doled Out to Us!!!

Microcosm Dedicated to the London Water Companies: Monster Soup Commonly Called Thames Water, being a Correct Representation of that Precious Stuff Doled Out to Us!!!

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Date: unknown
Creator: Heath, William & McLean, Thomas
Description: The illustration is a satire of the quality of London water.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Robertena Peelena the Maid of All Work

Robertena Peelena the Maid of All Work

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Date: unknown
Creator: Heath, William
Description: The humorous image depicts a household servant wielding a wet mop that has the words, free trade, written on the bottom.
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Metallic Tractors

Metallic Tractors

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Date: unknown
Creator: Gillray, James
Description: The caption underneath the illustration of a man succumbing to the chicanery of a quack doctor says Metallic-Tractors.
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The Royal Arms Jubilant

The Royal Arms Jubilant

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Date: 1887
Creator: Mecham, William
Description: Queen Victoria, a lion picking his teeth, a unicorn, coat of arms, champagne, flags, meat on a platter, seascape, boats in the distance are all pictured in this satirical cartoon from the weekly magazine, St. Stephen's Review.
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Very Unpleasant Weather, or the Old Saying Verified, Raining Cats, Dogs, and Pitchforks

Very Unpleasant Weather, or the Old Saying Verified, Raining Cats, Dogs, and Pitchforks

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Date: 1820
Creator: Cruikshank, George
Description: A group of people braving the rain and wind are pummeled by cats, dogs, and pitchforks falling from the sky.
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The Secret Insult or Bribery and Corruption Rejected

The Secret Insult or Bribery and Corruption Rejected

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Date: 1820
Creator: Cruikshank, George
Description: This color engraving depicts royals and officials with commentary about money and the throne.
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Fashion Before Ease or A Good Constitution Sacrificed for a Fantastic Form

Fashion Before Ease or A Good Constitution Sacrificed for a Fantastic Form

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Date: 1793
Creator: Woodward, George Moutard
Description: The original color etching depicts a tailor attempting with great exertion to tighten a woman's corset. Text beneath the illustration is satirical in nature.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Purifying Pot of Jacobins

Purifying Pot of Jacobins

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Date: 1793
Creator: Henriquez, BenoƮt Louis
Description: The painting depicts a man straining the bourgeois from a pot of Jacobins.
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Caricature of Louis XVI (1754-1793) Playing Chess with a Soldier of National Guard

Caricature of Louis XVI (1754-1793) Playing Chess with a Soldier of National Guard

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: A group of aristocrats, nobility and a soldier mingle around a game of chess.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
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