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Drawing - Oliver's reception by Fagin and the boys
  • Oliver's reception by Fagin and the boys
    George Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878
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Oliver's reception by Fagin and the boys

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1860s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    George Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink drawing

  • Museum number:

    9995L

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Study in pen and ink, signed 'Geo Cruikshank' and inscribed 'Oliver Twist' and in pencil 'Oliver's reception by Fagin & the boys'.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1860s (made)

Artist/maker

George Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink drawing

Dimensions

Height: 4.25 in, Width: 3.375 in

Descriptive line

'Oliver's reception by Fagin and the boys'. Study in pen and ink by George Cruikshank for 'Oliver Twist' by Charles Dickens. 1860s.

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. pp. 23-25. Catalogue of the exhibition held at the Victoria and Albert Museum, June-September 1970.

Materials

Ink

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Dickens

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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