The Age of Caricature Satirical Prints in the Reign of George III Diana Donald

Series:
Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art
Format:
Hardback
Publication date:
12 Mar 1996
ISBN:
9780300066050
Dimensions:
256 pages: 285 x 225 x 26mm
Illustrations:
183 b&w illustrations, 27 colour plates

Presenting a study of English cariacature prints of the late 18th century, this work analyzes the meanings of the prints, applying current perspectives on the 18th century about the roles of women, gender, the alleged rise of consumerism, the growth of political awareness, and class values.