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Topic: john bull

1699
1699
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1970
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1970
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John Bull triumphant

John Bull triumphant

Print shows a bull tossing a Spaniard into the air, the Earl of Bute, Lord North, and the Earl of Mansfield are attempting to hold it back by pulling on its tail; a Frenchman and America (represented by a Nativ... more

Amusement for John Bull & his cousin Paddy, or, the gambols of the American buffalo, in St. James's Street

Amusement for John Bull & his cousin Paddy, or, the gambols of the Ame...

Print shows several ministers helping themselves to fishes and loaves that have spilled from a fishwife's basket which was upset by a rampaging "American Buffalo"; among those depicted are the Duke of Portland,... more

John Bull in France

John Bull in France

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

John Bull, baited by the dogs of excise

John Bull, baited by the dogs of excise

A British satire on efforts by William Pitt, George Rose, and some members of Parliament to impose new "Excise" duties on tobacco (cf. Tobacco Excise Bill). The additional tax burden on British citizens is impl... more

Alecto and Her Train, at the Gate of Pandaemonium:–or–The Recruiting Sarjeant Enlisting John Bull, Into the Revolution Service
The faith of treaties exemplified or John Bull's last effort to oblige his false friends / S.W.F.

The faith of treaties exemplified or John Bull's last effort to oblige...

A satire on the diplomatic situation in 1794, showing French soldiers shooting at raging bull, and saying "Vive la republic, Blood & plunder, no quarter to John Bull!" To the bull's back is strapped a bundle in... more

Billy's Raree-Show or John Bull en lighten'd

Billy's Raree-Show or John Bull en lighten'd

"Pitt, as a peep-show man, stands by his box, which is supported on trestles..." (Source: George)

John Bull fighting the French single handed / P.F.L.B. fecit.

John Bull fighting the French single handed / P.F.L.B. fecit.

Print shows John Bull rapping a French soldier on the head with a cudgel, stomping on a French officer with his right foot, and using his left foot to kick the French nobility out of England and back to France ... more

John Bull and His Friends Commemorating the Peace

John Bull and His Friends Commemorating the Peace

Piercy Roberts (British, active 1794–1828)

John Bull in the Year 1800! John Bull in the year 1801!

John Bull in the Year 1800! John Bull in the year 1801!

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

John Bull and his piece

John Bull and his piece

Cartoon of a stout man, tongue hanging out, with one arm around a stout, buxom woman wearing a cap and tattered clothing. He uses his other hand to tickle her under the chin.

John Bull Viewing Billy's Preparations for his Birth-day

John Bull Viewing Billy's Preparations for his Birth-day

Charles Williams (British, active 1797–1830)

John Bull in Paris; or, English guineas for French pleasure!

John Bull in Paris; or, English guineas for French pleasure!

Print shows John Bull standing between two French women offering them a bag of guineas.

Doctor Sangrado curing John Bull of repletion-with the kind offices of young Clysterpipe & Little Boney - a hint from Gil Blas / Js. Gillray invt. & fect.

Doctor Sangrado curing John Bull of repletion-with the kind offices of...

Cartoon showing Addington saying, "courage John Bull-courage", as he bleeds arm of John Bull, who is supported by Hawkesbury, who repeats "courage Johnny". Napoleon holds out his hat to catch the blood, "West I... more

John Bull offering Little Boney fair play

John Bull offering Little Boney fair play

Bare chested sailor, "John Bull," standing in English channel with arms akimbo, looking at Napoleon, whose head looks over top of fortification on the French coast.

A great stream from a petty-fountain; or John Bull swamped in the flood of new - taxes; - cormorants fishing the stream

A great stream from a petty-fountain; or John Bull swamped in the floo...

John Bull in boat sinking, losing an oar labelled with Pitt's name as cormorants including Lord Grenville and Charles James Fox stuffing themselves with fish.

John Bull Making Observations on the Comet

John Bull Making Observations on the Comet

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

John Bull Arming The Spaniards

John Bull Arming The Spaniards

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

John Bull at the Italian Opera

John Bull at the Italian Opera

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London) , 1 St. James Street, Adelphia, London

Heiroglypics of John Bull's overthrow

Heiroglypics of John Bull's overthrow

Battle of Queenstown Heights, Oct. 13, 1812.

Preparing John Bull for general congress / G. Cruikshank, fect.

Preparing John Bull for general congress / G. Cruikshank, fect.

"John Bull, a giant beset by pigmies, sits on a bank with his back against a massive oak, his legs wide apart..." (Source: George)

Peace and Plenty or Good News for John Bull!!!

Peace and Plenty or Good News for John Bull!!!

George Cruikshank (British, London 1792–1878 London)

John Bull's three stages or, from good to bad & from bad to worse / G. Cruikshank fect.

John Bull's three stages or, from good to bad & from bad to worse / G....

Three section print showing John Bull and his family eating a large meal before the war, eating less during the war, and with bones on plates during peace time.

The modern Job! or John Bull and his comforts! / Marks del et sc.

The modern Job! or John Bull and his comforts! / Marks del et sc.

John Bull, in tattered clothes, seated on a stool, gazing gloomily at a book on the ground: "The Extraordina[ry] Red Book". He is surrounded by the Regent with two gouty legs supported on crutches, Liverpool, M... more

State physicians bleeding John Bull to death!! / G. Cruikshank fect. ; Invd. by Yedis.

State physicians bleeding John Bull to death!! / G. Cruikshank fect. ;...

Vansittart and Castlereagh, as surgeons, bleeding coins from the arms of John Bull. The coins are collected by Prince Leopold, Princess Charlotte, a tiny McMahon, a Chinese mandarin, and the gouty Regent. Broug... more

John Bull and Uncle Sam

John Bull and Uncle Sam

John Leech (British, London 1817–1864 London)

John Bull's fish monopoly

John Bull's fish monopoly

An anti-British satire, reflecting American enragement at Britain's tightening of restrictions on territorial waters open to American fishermen off the coast of Canada. In July 1852, England notified the Unite... more

The original "John Bull"

The original "John Bull"

Locomotive of Camden & Amboy Railroad Company.

photographer:name=Foy Brothers from "[La Maison John Bull et Cie.] John Bull & Co. The Great Colonial Branches of the Firm: Canada, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa"

photographer:name=Foy Brothers from "[La Maison John Bull et Cie.] Joh...

This image has been taken from scan 000256 from "[La Maison John Bull et Cie.] John Bull & Co. The Great Colonial Branches of the Firm: Canada, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa". The title and subject te... more

photographer:name=Burton Brothers from "[La Maison John Bull et Cie.] John Bull & Co. The Great Colonial Branches of the Firm: Canada, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa"

photographer:name=Burton Brothers from "[La Maison John Bull et Cie.] ...

This image has been taken from scan 000257 from "[La Maison John Bull et Cie.] John Bull & Co. The Great Colonial Branches of the Firm: Canada, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa". The title and subject te... more

John Bull's dilemma / Dalrymple.

John Bull's dilemma / Dalrymple.

Print shows John Bull sitting on a rock facing a dilemma; across a narrow body of water is a man holding a sword labeled "Kurd Atrocities" and a handgun, about to strike a kneeling woman labeled "Armenia". John... more

An awful day of reckoning at hand for John Bull - Ireland's dream of an irresistible anti-English alliance / Keppler.

An awful day of reckoning at hand for John Bull - Ireland's dream of a...

Print shows Puck's stereotyped Irish man labeled "Ireland" as a military general sitting on a rocking horse labeled "Home Rule", holding papers that state "Muster-Roll of the Anti-English Army", and addressing ... more

Will John Bull Call Him Down?

Will John Bull Call Him Down?

This illustration entitled "Will John Bull Call Him Down", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on May 19, 1898, shows Spanish minister to Washington Polo y Bernabe looking to ... more

John Bull Feels the Need of a Mule Manager

John Bull Feels the Need of a Mule Manager

This illustration entitled, "John Bull Feels the Need of a Mule Manager", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on November 3, 1899, shows the difficulty the British had in gain... more

"Dope!" Will John Bull's "pipe dream" ever come true? / F. Opper.

"Dope!" Will John Bull's "pipe dream" ever come true? / F. Opper.

Political cartoon showing Chinese man labeled Chamberlain looking at John Bull smoking long opium pipe "British bullheadedness" and dreaming of the Boers' surrender.

He's Good Enough for Me

He's Good Enough for Me

John Bull reaches out to lay his hand in a benedictory fashion upon the shoulder of a reluctant but noble-looking Balfour...Artist: Unknown.Printer: McCorquodale and Co .Publisher: Printer.Place of Production: ... more

War recruitment meeting ? outside David Jones, George Street, Sydney, between 1914-1918 / photographer unknown

War recruitment meeting ? outside David Jones, George Street, Sydney, ...

Format: Photograph..Find more detailed information about this photographic collection: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=925264 ( http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=925... more

January 3, 1930

January 3, 1930

Not a good start to the year 1930 for the owner of this Cotton motorbike! This photo was taken at John Kelly's garage ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/nlireland/6531108775/in/photostream ) on Catherine Street, W... more

January 3, 1930

January 3, 1930

Not a good start to the year 1930 for the owner of this Cotton motorbike! This photo was taken at John Kelly's garage ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/nlireland/6531108775/in/photostream ) on Catherine Street, W... more

Untitled

Untitled

Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

Two astronauts check mobility of different types of Apollo space suits

Two astronauts check mobility of different types of Apollo space suits

Description: Two astronauts check mobility of two different types of Apollo space suits. Astronaut James B. Irwin (on left) wears the original Block II Apollo pressure suit which the Apollo 204 Review Board rec... more

January 3, 1930

January 3, 1930

Not a good start to the year 1930 for the owner of this Cotton motorbike! This photo was taken at John Kelly's garage ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/nlireland/6531108775/in/photostream ) on Catherine Street, W... more

John Bull and his Friends by Fred W Rose, 1900

John Bull and his Friends by Fred W Rose, 1900

Collection of early maps from various sources by BibliOdyssey.

John Bull satisfied!

John Bull satisfied!

A pot-bellied John Bull with one arm around a heavyset trollope in a long dress with pink stripes and pink dots on the sleeves, who stands with her arms folded. With his other arm, John Bull reaches over to ho... more

John Bull satisfied!

John Bull satisfied!

A pot-bellied John Bull with one arm around a heavyset trollope in a long dress with pink stripes and pink dots on the sleeves, who stands with her arms folded. With his other arm, John Bull reaches over to ho... more

The laying of the cable---John and Jonathan joining hands / W & P.

The laying of the cable---John and Jonathan joining hands / W & P.

A crude but engaging picture, celebrating the goodwill between Great Britain and the United States generated by the successful completion of the Atlantic telegraph cable between Newfoundland and Valentia Bay (I... more

The laying of the cable---John and Jonathan joining hands / W & P.

The laying of the cable---John and Jonathan joining hands / W & P.

A crude but engaging picture, celebrating the goodwill between Great Britain and the United States generated by the successful completion of the Atlantic telegraph cable between Newfoundland and Valentia Bay (I... more

John Bull makes a discovery

John Bull makes a discovery

An anti-British satire, reflecting Northern fears of English assistance to the Confederacy. The print probably appeared in late 1862 or early 1863, when a cotton shortage caused by the Union blockade of Confede... more

John Bull makes a discovery

John Bull makes a discovery

An anti-British satire, reflecting Northern fears of English assistance to the Confederacy. The print probably appeared in late 1862 or early 1863, when a cotton shortage caused by the Union blockade of Confede... more

John Bull making a new batch of ships to send to the lakes / Charles, del et sculp.

John Bull making a new batch of ships to send to the lakes / Charles, ...

A satire on British efforts to recover after major naval losses on the Great Lakes in 1813 and 1814. According to Lanmon, it is based on Thomas Rowlandson's 1798 satire "High Fun for John Bull or the Republica... more

John Bull making a new batch of ships to send to the lakes / Charles, del et sculp.

John Bull making a new batch of ships to send to the lakes / Charles, ...

A satire on British efforts to recover after major naval losses on the Great Lakes in 1813 and 1814. According to Lanmon, it is based on Thomas Rowlandson's 1798 satire "High Fun for John Bull or the Republica... more

John Bull making a new batch of ships to send to the lakes / Charles, del et sculp.

John Bull making a new batch of ships to send to the lakes / Charles, ...

A satire on British efforts to recover after major naval losses on the Great Lakes in 1813 and 1814. According to Lanmon, it is based on Thomas Rowlandson's 1798 satire "High Fun for John Bull or the Republica... more

John Bull making a new batch of ships to send to the lakes / Charles, del et sculp.

John Bull making a new batch of ships to send to the lakes / Charles, ...

A satire on British efforts to recover after major naval losses on the Great Lakes in 1813 and 1814. According to Lanmon, it is based on Thomas Rowlandson's 1798 satire "High Fun for John Bull or the Republica... more