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Creator:
Print made by George Cruikshank, 1792–1878, British
Title:
Audacity of Jack Sheppard
Date:
1839
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, smooth, cream wove paper with beige chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 3/4 x 6 15/16 inches (22.2 x 17.7 cm), Plate: 7 1/16 x 6 1/8 inches (18 x 15.5 cm), Sheet: 6 x 4 3/4 inches (15.2 x 12.1 cm), and Image: 4 5/8 x 3 11/16 inches (11.7 x 9.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower center: "George Cruikshank"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Janet and James Sale, Yale BA 1960
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1995.29.14
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
angry | Chapter 5 - 'The Disguise' | criminals | Epoch the Third: "The Prison-Breaker." | illustration | Jack Sheppard (novel) | literary theme | living room | men | novel | robbery | sitting | stealing | surprise | sword | thief | women
Associated People:
Jack Sheppard
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4752
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