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Creator:
Print made by George Cruikshank, 1792–1878, British
Title:
The Triumph of Cupid: A Reverie
Date:
undated
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 5/8 x 6 1/2 inches (24.5 x 16.5 cm) and Image: 8 7/16 x 4 7/8 inches (21.5 x 12.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on front, lower center: "Cruikshank - Etched by himself."

Lettered, upper center: "The TRIUMPH of CUPID."; lower center: "George Cruikshank | A REVERIE! | Ex Fumo dare Lucem."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art; Yale University Art Gallery Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1994.4.888
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chariots | clocks | dog (animal) | figures | fireplace | genre subject | hallucination | hearts | illustration | imagination | killing | love | painting (visual work) | pipes | pirates | smoke | smoking | wheels | women
Associated People:
Cupid
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37394
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