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Creator:
Print made by George Cruikshank, 1792–1878, British
Published by Thomas McLean, 1788–1875, British
Title:

Monstrosities of 1822 - Pt. 5

Date:
1835
Medium:
Etching, hand-colored on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 11/16 x 16 5/16 inches (27.2 x 41.5 cm), Plate: 10 5/16 x 14 15/16 inches (26.2 x 38 cm), and Image: 9 1/8 x 13 5/16 inches (23.2 x 33.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower left: "G Cruikshank invt fecit"; lower center: "Monstrosities of 1822. __ Pt. 5."; lower right: "Pub.d by Tho.s Mc,,Lean, 26 Haymarket Augt 1st 1835"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9707
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
caricature | cityscape | dogs (animals) | dresses | fashion | garden | genre subject | hats | illustration | lace | men | monument | obese | pants | park (grounds) | ruffles | satire | statue | top hats | walking | women
Associated Places:
City of Westminster | England | Greater London | Hyde Park | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26012
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Andrew Hemingway, Transatlantic Romanticism : British and American art and literature, 1790/1860, University of Massachusetts Press, Amherst and Boston, 2015, pp. 40-41, fig. 1;6, NX452.5.R64 T73 2015 (YCBA)


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