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Tracing - Jemima Evans
  • Jemima Evans
    Cruikshank, George, born 1792 - died 1878
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Jemima Evans

  • Object:


  • Date:

    ca. 1836 (traced)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequest of Mrs. Eliza Cruikshank

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

A tracing of a pencil drawing of a cluttered room including a fireplace and a table covered with dishes and food. A woman serves tea, another young woman tends the fire. There is also a seated man and a standing woman.


ca. 1836 (traced)


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

Materials and Techniques

pencil on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Banker [?illeg] Huggins
pencil, upper centre recto. This title differs from the drawing upon which this tracing is based

Descriptive line

A tracing of a drawing titled 'Jemima Evans' by George Cruikshank. Illustration for Sketches by Boz, a collection of short pieces by Charles Dickens originally published 1836

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

Full text is as follows:

'Sketches by Boz.
The Tracings of the Above [9725]
Wanting 19 and 20'
From departmental notes relating to the Cruikshank Bequest



Subjects depicted

Illustrations; Tea services; Fireplaces


Illustration; Drawings; Dickens


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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