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Print - Rose Maylie and Oliver
  • Rose Maylie and Oliver
    George Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878
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Rose Maylie and Oliver

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1838 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    George Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878 (artist)
    Bentley, Richard (printer)
    Richard Bentley & Son (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Proof, etching, sepia touched

  • Museum number:

    9996:11

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 96

Physical description

Etching touched with sepia, signed 'George Cruikshank' and lettered 'London, published by Richard Bentley 1838'.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1838 (made)

Artist/maker

George Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878 (artist)
Bentley, Richard (printer)
Richard Bentley & Son (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Proof, etching, sepia touched

Marks and inscriptions

'rejected plate'
inscribed with titles and

Dimensions

Width: 4.5 in, Height: 3.625 in

Descriptive line

Proof of an etching by George Cruikshank (1792-1878), touched with sepia. This print, titled 'Rose Maylie and Oliver', was rejected as an illustration for 'Oliver Twist', by Charles Dickens.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Charles Dickens: An exhibition to celebrate the centenary of his death London: HMSO, 1970. P25. Catalogue of the exhibition held at the Victoria and Albert Museum, June-September 1970.

Materials

Sepia

Techniques

Etching

Categories

Dickens

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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