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Creator:
Print made by Robert Isaac Cruikshank, 1789–1856, British
after Robert Isaac Cruikshank, 1789–1856, British
Published by Thomas McLean, 1788–1875, British
Title:

Monstrosities of 1827

Date:
1835
Medium:
Etching, hand-colored on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate and parts of image): 9 7/8 x 14 5/8 inches (25.1 x 37.2 cm) and Image: 8 3/4 x 14 5/8 inches (22.3 x 37.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "Fashion Caricature 1827 | by Cruikshank | Poodle & Pug (underlined) £3/3/="

Lettered, lower left (partially cut off): "rt. Cruikshank delt et fecit | mr B reads fashions"; lower center: "Monstrosities of 1827. _"; lower right: "Pub.d by Thos McLean 26 Haymarket Aug1 18" rest cut off

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9708
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arch | caricature | cityscape | dogs (animals) | dresses | fashion | garden | genre subject | hats | illustration | lace | leisure | men | monument | pants | park (grounds) | people | ruffles | satire | top hats | walking | women
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26013
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