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  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    c 1870 (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.277-1948

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Allegorical composition showing a shivering army officer and a young woman holding a sieve and scattering hearts.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (possibly, made)

Date

c 1870 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink on paper.

Marks and inscriptions

Signed Geo. Cruikshank. jnr.
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: 3 1/4 in, Width: 3 3/4 in

Descriptive line

Drawing by George Cruikshank Junior: Allegorical composition showing a shivering army officer and a young woman holding a sieve and scattering hearts.

Materials

Paper; Pen; Ink

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Allegorical; Officer; Sieve; Women; Heart

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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