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

Mr. Wood Offers to Adopt Little Jack Sheppard

Part Of:

Collective Title: Jack Sheppard, A Romance in 3 Volumes

Date:
1835
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, smooth, cream wove paper with beige chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 11/16 x 7 7/16 inches (22 x 18.9 cm), Plate: 7 1/16 x 6 inches (18 x 15.2 cm), Sheet (chine collé): 5 11/16 x 4 3/4 inches (14.5 x 12.1 cm), and Image: 4 5/16 x 3 5/8 inches (11 x 9.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower center: "George Cruickshank"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Janet and James Sale, Yale BA 1960
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1995.29.4
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
baby | bed | bottles | candles | Chapter 1 - 'The Widow and her Child' | child | children | criminals | discussion (meeting) | drawings | drinking glasses | Epoch the First: "Jonathan Wild" | illustration | Jack Sheppard (novel) | literary theme | man | men | mother | novel | offer | son | table | woman
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:4780
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