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Print - The Last Cabdriver
  • The Last Cabdriver
    George Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878
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The Last Cabdriver

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1830s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    George Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878 (artist)
    John Macrone (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching proof

  • Museum number:

    9726:13

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 93

Physical description

Etching proof.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1830s (made)

Artist/maker

George Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878 (artist)
John Macrone (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Etching proof

Marks and inscriptions

'George Cruickshank'
and the etching [signed]

Descriptive line

Proof of etching for the illustration to 'The Last Cabdriver' by George Cruikshank, for John Macrone's edition of 'Sketches by Boz' by Charles Dickens. 1830s.

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. P.14. Catalogue of the exhibition held at the Victoria and Albert Museum, June-September 1970.

Techniques

Etching

Subjects depicted

Parasols; Military dress; Whips; Cabriolets; Trees; Vehicles; Driving; Reins

Categories

Dickens

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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