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Print - Sentiment
  • Sentiment
    George Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878
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  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1830s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching proof

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

One sheet with two etchings, both signed 'George Cruikshank'.

Place of Origin

London (made)


1830s (made)


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

Materials and Techniques

Etching proof

Marks and inscriptions

'George Cruikshank'


Width: 3 in, Height: 3.25 in

Descriptive line

Proof of etching for the illustration to 'Sentiment' 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.



Subjects depicted

Parties; Fans; Reading; Dance; Kilts; Beams; Chair; Sporrans; Candles




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