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Creator Isaac Cruikshank, 1756–1810, British
Title The Lending Library
Date between 1800 and 1811
Medium Watercolor, black ink and brown ink on medium, lightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 6 7/8 × 8 1/2 inches (17.5 × 21.6 cm)
Inscribed in artist's hand in pen and black ink, within drawing, upper left: "Novels"; upper center: "Sermon | Romances Tales"; upper right: "Voyages & Travels | Plays."
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1975.4.867
Collection Prints and Drawings
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Subject Terms books | caricature | dog (animal) | lending | library (building) | shelves | women
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