James Gillray
British(1757-1815)
End of the Irish Invasion or The Destruction of the French Armada, 1797
Etching and aquatint
10×15 IN.

Tate 84, BMC 8979, Godfrey 84. Bohn edition, reprinted in 1851 from the original copper plate and bound in the folio. Inscribed title in plate lower center: "End of the Irifh Invasion; or The Deftruction of the French Armada.", inscribed lower left: "Js.Gy. inv. et f.", lower right: "Pub'd Jany. 20th, 1797 by H. Humphrey /New bond Street." A fine impression in fine condition aside from foxing in margins. Top margin trimmed. En verso: one caricature by James Gillray titled "The Lion's Share" published Jan. 2nd, 1797.

$ 325