Folder for Six Illustrations to Cowper’s “Diverting History of John Gilpin”
Photo Credit: photo: T. Rodriguez
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Folder for Six Illustrations to Cowper’s “Diverting History of John Gilpin”1828
George Cruikshank, British (English), (1792–1878)
- satire - Artistic device holding up human folly and vice to scorn, derision, or ridicule. [November 1994 scope note added; related term added; alternate term added. May 1994 related term added.]
- social satire
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