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Print - Artificial Pigeon Shooting, at the Stadium, Chelsea.
  • Artificial Pigeon Shooting, at the Stadium, Chelsea.
    Cruikshank, George, born 1792 - died 1878
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Artificial Pigeon Shooting, at the Stadium, Chelsea.

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1834 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cruikshank, George, born 1792 - died 1878 (Illustrator)
    T. Hurst & Co. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    etching on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequest of Mrs. Eliza Cruikshank

  • Museum number:

    9350A/1

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 82

Physical description

Proof of etching on India paper signed 'Etched by George Cruikshank'.

Place of Origin

London (printed)

Date

ca. 1834 (printed)

Artist/maker

Cruikshank, George, born 1792 - died 1878 (Illustrator)
T. Hurst & Co. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

etching on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Etched by George Cruikshank'
signature, printed, bottom left recto

'Artificial Pigeon Shooting, at the Stadium, Chelsea.'
printed, bottom centre recto

Dimensions

Height: 14.1 cm dimension of paper, Width: 22.6 cm dimension of paper

Descriptive line

An etching by George Cruikshank titled 'Artificial Pigeon Shooting, at the Stadium, Chelsea.' produced to illustrate The Stadium published in 1834

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

p. 219, Nr. 772
Cohn, Albert M. George Cruikshank, a catalogue raisonné of the work executed during the years 1806-1877; with collations, notes, approximate values, facsimiles, and illustrations London: from the office of "the bookman's journal", 1924. 375p., ill.
From departmental notes relating to the Cruikshank Bequest

Materials

Paper; India paper

Techniques

Etching

Subjects depicted

Uniforms; Parks (grounds); Shooting

Categories

Prints; Illustration

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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