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Drawing - Draft title page for Charles Dickens' <i>Oliver Twist</i>
  • Draft title page for Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist
    Cruikshank, George, born 1792 - died 1878
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Draft title page for Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1846 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil on paper

  • Museum number:

    9995B

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Drawing for the wrapper of the 1846 edition of Oliver Twist.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1846 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Pencil on paper

Dimensions

Height: 8.75 in unmounted, Width: 6.5 in unmounted

Descriptive line

Drawing, draft titlepage from Charles Dicken's Oliver Twist, by George Cruickshank, England, ca. 1846

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

Victoria & Albert Museum. Charles Dickens. London: 1970, p.86.

The full text of the entry is as follows:

"George Cruikshank (1792-1878)
Two drawings for the wrapper of the 1846 edition of Oliver Twist
9995.A,B."

Materials

Pencil; Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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