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

Jack Sheppard's Irons Knocked off in the Stone Hall at Newgate

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 3/16 inches (21.7 x 18.3 cm), Plate: 7 1/4 x 6 inches (18.4 x 15.3 cm), Sheet (chine collé): 4 3/4 x 3 15/16 inches (12 x 10 cm), and Image: 4 5/16 x 3 3/4 inches (11 x 9.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower center: "George Cruikshank"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Janet and James Sale, Yale BA 1960
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1995.29.9
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anvil | chains | Chapter 31 - 'The Procession to Tyburn' | criminals | Epoch the Third: "The Prison-Breaker." | hat | illustration | irons | Jack Sheppard (novel) | judges | manacles | men | novel | servant | spears
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:4803
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