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The Barber's Shop

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1837-38 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    George Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878 (artist)
    Richard Bentley & Son (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tracing

  • Museum number:

    9704J

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 92, box A

Physical description

Illustration to Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1837-38 (made)

Artist/maker

George Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878 (artist)
Richard Bentley & Son (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Tracing

Marks and inscriptions

'George Cruikshank'
Signed in ink

Dimensions

Height: 4 in, Width: 3.125 in

Descriptive line

'The Barber's Shop'. Tracing of the illustration by George Cruikshank for 'Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi', edited by Charles Dickens and published by Richard Bentley, 1838.

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

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Hair and hairstyles

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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