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Creator:
Print made by unknown artist, (A. Dick)
after George Cruikshank, 1792–1878, British
Printed by Jemima M. Lewer, active 1838
Title:
Grandpapa's Story or The Witches Frolick
Date:
1838
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/4 x 5 11/16 inches (23.5 x 14.4 cm) and Image: 4 15/16 x 3 15/16 inches (12.5 x 10 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, center under image: "George Cruikshank"; center right under image: "A. Dick. Sc."; lower center: "Grandpapas Story. or The Witches Frolick. | New York Jemima M. Lewer. Nov.r.1, 1838."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Janet and James Sale, Yale BA 1960
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1995.29.2
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
barrel | bottles | brooms | chimney | drinking | drinking glasses | fear | flying | food | Grandpapa's Story - The Witches Frolic | illustration | legends | light | literary theme | novel | religious and mythological subject | surprise | The Ingoldsby Legends | witches
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4758
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