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"Taking care of Number One": P.231-1941

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"Taking care of Number One"
A Pack of Knaves or a "Packed" meeting of the "Knowing Cards"


Printmaker: Cruikshank, George



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1941-12) by Palgrave, Francis, Rev. and Annora, Miss


19th century
Production date: AD 1853


From The Comic Almanack, by Rigdum Funnidos, London, 1853, Nos 3 and 2

Two etchings on one plate. On chine collé.

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 213 mm Width 170 mm
Sheet Height 298 mm Width 290 mm

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: P.231-1941
Primary reference Number: 336
Cohn: 184
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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