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Print - Mr. Minns and his Cousin
  • Mr. Minns and his Cousin
    Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878
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Mr. Minns and his Cousin

  • Object:

    Print

  • Date:

    ca. 1836 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878 (Illustrator)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    etching on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequest of Mrs. Eliza Cruikshank

  • Museum number:

    9407:29

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 83, box A

Physical description

An etching on paper of a two men at a table laden with a tea urn, plates and other dishes. One man is leaning back in his chair, the other is rising out of his chair as a dog props his front paws onto the table.

Date

ca. 1836 (printed)

Artist/maker

Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878 (Illustrator)

Materials and Techniques

etching on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'George Cruickshank'

Descriptive line

An etching by George Cruikshank titled 'Mr. Minns and his Cousin' produced to illustrate Sketches by Boz, a collection of short pieces by Charles Dickens originally published in 1836

Associated names

Dickens, Charles

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching

Subjects depicted

Dogs; Tables; Tea urns

Categories

Illustration; Prints; Dickens

Collection code

PDP

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