Ian Haywood explores the 'Golden Age' of caricature through the close reading of key, iconic prints by artists including James Gillray, George and Robert Cruikshank, and Thomas Rowlandson. This approach both illuminates the visual and ideological complexity of graphic satire and demonstrates how this art form transformed Romantic-era politics into a unique and compelling spectacle of corruption, monstrosity and resistance. New light is cast on major Romantic controversies including the 'revolution debate' of the 1790s, the ...

Romanticism and Caricature 2015, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107620681

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Romanticism and Caricature 2013, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107044210