John Bull and the sinking-fund-a Pretty scheme for reducing the Taxes & Paying-off the National Debt!-
Making-decent; -i.e.- broad-bottomites getting into the grand costume
A Great Stream from a Petty-Fountain: – or – John Bull swamped in the Flood of new-Taxes: – Cormorants Fishing in the Stream Caricaturist James Gillray Date Published 9 May 1806 Publisher Hannah Humphrey BM Catalogue No. BM Satires 10564 BM Reference No. 1868,0808.7450 Library of Congress
“The Friend of the people”, & his petty-new-tax-gatherer, paying John Bull a visit.