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Creator:
Print made by George Cruikshank, 1792–1878, British
Title:
Sagittarius - The Archer (Not "Venus' Son Divine.")
Date:
undated
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 3/16 x 6 5/8 inches (10.7 x 16.8 cm) and Image: 3 1/4 x 5 9/16 inches (8.2 x 14.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower center: "SAGITTARIUS__The Archer__(Not "Venus' Son divine.")"; lower right: "George Cruikshank"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Janet and James Sale, Yale BA 1960
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1995.29.6
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
archers | arrows | birds | bow | caricature | circus | crowds | genre subject | humor | illustration | Sagittarius | satire | suits | target | tent | top hats | visitors
Associated People:
Cupid
Venus
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4800
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