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  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1874 (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.275-1948

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Design for a cover of a magazine showing the artist asleep in bed surrounded with scenes from a holiday nightmare.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (possibly, made)

Date

1874 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink on paper.

Marks and inscriptions

Signed George Cruikshank. jnr. Inscribed within the design with captions and
the date
1874
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: 6 7/8 in, Width: 4 5/8 in

Descriptive line

Drawing by George Cruikshank Junior: Design for a cover for the Holiday Number of the magazine London Society 1874.

Materials

Paper; Pen; Ink

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Magazine; Cover; Design

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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