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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"


Cruikshank, George (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

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


19th century
Production date: AD/CE 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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Audit data

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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Print" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-01-19 01:24:12

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