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

The Tailors Baffling the Bailiff

Date:
undated
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 5/16 x 5 3/8 inches (23.7 x 13.6 cm), Plate: 6 11/16 x 3 11/16 inches (17 x 9.4 cm), and Image: 3 11/16 x 3 1/8 inches (9.4 x 8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, upper left: "Smollet | Bell & (?)D"

Lettered, upper center: "11."; lower center: "George Cruikshank | The Tailors baffling the Baliff. | p. 397."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Janet and James Sale, Yale BA 1960
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1995.29.33
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
attics | bags | candles | caricature | genre subject | hats | humor | illustration | manager | men | policeman | roof | saws | scissors | spying | surprise | tailors
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4773
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