This refers to the use of irony and sarcasm as a means to ridicule the subject’s vices.

Unknown George IV, 1762 - 1830. Reigned as Regent 1811 - 1820, as King 1820 - 1830. (Satirical print entitled: "The First Laird in Aw Scotia", etc) - ... 1822

Artists

John Kay
1742 - 1826
Percy Wyndham Lewis
1882 - 1957