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The efflorescence of caricature, 1759-1838 / Todd Porterfield.
Surrey, UK, England ; Ashgate, 2010.
Burlington, Vt : Ashgate, 2010.
Physical Description:
xvi, 224 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Reference Library
NC1345 .E39 2010 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Art and society -- History -- 18th century.
Art and society -- History -- 19th century.
Caricature -- History -- 18th century.
Caricature -- History -- 19th century.
Porterfield, Todd B. (Todd Burke), 1960-

  • 1. Introduction. The efflorescence of caricature / Todd Porterfield
  • Caricature on the edge of empire : George Townshend in Quebec / Dominic Hardy
  • Early modern Dutch emblems and French visual satire : transfers of models across the eighteenth century / Pierre Wachenheim
  • John Bull, liberty and wit : how England became caricature / Reva Wolf
  • On bended knee : James Gillray's global view of courtly encounter / Douglas Fordham
  • The light of wisdom : magic lanternists as truth-tellers in post-revolutionary France / Helen Weston
  • The currency of caricature in revolutionary France / Richard Taws --The public and the limits of persuasion in the age of caricature / Mike Goode
  • Signifying shape in pan-European caricature / Richard L. Patten
  • James Gillray, caricaturist and modernist artist avant la lettre / Christina Oberstebrink-- Caricature's musée imaginaire / Ségolène Le Men.