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1961

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Print, The National Parachute, or, John Bull Conducted to Plenty and Emancipation

This is a Print. It was print maker: James Gillray. It is dated 1802 and we acquired it in 1961. Its medium is engraving, brush and watercolor on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Hamill & Barker. It is credited Gift of Hamill and Barker.

Its dimensions are

36.5 × 25.8 cm (14 3/8 × 10 3/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Print, The National Parachute, or, John Bull Conducted to Plenty and Emancipation; Print Maker: James Gillray (1756 – 1815); England; engraving, brush and watercolor on paper; 36.5 × 25.8 cm (14 3/8 × 10 3/16 in.); Gift of Hamill and Barker; 1961-105-87

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