James Gillray

James Gillray
James Gillray
James Gillray
Male
United Kingdom
1757
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  • James Gillray - L'AssemblĂ©e Nationale, 1804 (Detail)

James Gillray was an English caricaturist and print-maker famous for his etched political and social satires, mainly published between 1792 and 1810. Gillray has been called the father of the political cartoon, with his satirical works calling the king, prime ministers and generals to account. He died in 1815.