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  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    c 1873 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cruikshank, George, born 1792 - died 1878 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink on paper.

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by H. H. Harrod.

  • Museum number:

    E.281-1948

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 114, box A

Physical description

Allegorical drawings representing a dream of wealth and the awakening.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (possibly, made)

Date

c 1873 (made)

Artist/maker

Cruikshank, George, born 1792 - died 1878 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink on paper.

Marks and inscriptions

Signed G. Cruikshank. jnr. Inscribed within the design Xmas number 1873
and Merry Xmas to you and on two shields with the monogram LS.
Inscription from: Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957

Dimensions

Height: 5 1/8 in, Width: 4 1/2 in

Descriptive line

Drawing by George Cruikshank Junior: Allegorical drawings (4 on 2 sheets) representing a dream of wealth and the awakening.

Materials

Paper; Pen; Ink

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Wealth; Allegorical

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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