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Creator:
Print made by George Cruikshank, 1792–1878, British
Title:

Jack Sheppard and Blueskin in Mr. Woods Bedroom

Part Of:

Collective Title: Jack Sheppard, A Romance in 3 Volumes

Date:
1839
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, smooth, cream wove paper with beige chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 9/16 x 7 3/8 inches (21.8 x 18.8 cm), Plate: 7 1/16 x 5 7/8 inches (18 x 15 cm), Sheet (chine collé): 5 13/16 x 4 13/16 inches (14.8 x 12.3 cm), and Image: 4 1/2 x 3 3/4 inches (11.5 x 9.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower center: "George Cruikshanke~~"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Janet and James Sale, Yale BA 1960
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1995.29.25
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bed | bedroom | candle | Chapter 2 - 'The Burglary at Dollis Hill' | criminals | dark | Epoch the Third: "The Prison-Breaker." | illustration | Jack Sheppard (novel) | knife | literary theme | masks | men | night | novel | pistol | robbery | sleeping | spying | thieves
Associated People:
Jack Sheppard
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4764
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