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Photograph Description: John Bull triumphant Creator(s): Humphrey, William, ca. 1740-ca. 1810, publisher Date Created Published: London : Publish'd by W. Humphrey No. 227 Strand, 1780 Jany. 4th. Summary: 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 Native wearing a feathered headdress and skirt) are standing on the right frightened by the actions of the bull; and an amused Dutchman is sitting on a keg of gin on the left. Notes: Title from item. Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5, no. 5624 Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection . Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 graphics in the Library of Congress Compiled by Donald H. Cresswell, with a foreword by Sinclair H. Hitchings. Washington : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1975, no. 763. Subjects: John Bull (Symbolic character)--1780. Bulls--England--1780. International relations--England--1780. United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783. Cartoons (Commentary)--British--1780. Etchings--British--1780.