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Illustrations of Time by George Cruikshank: P.204-1941

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Illustrations of Time by George Cruikshank


Printmaker: Cruikshank, George
Publisher: Cruikshank, George



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1827



Title-page for Illustrations of Time, London, 1827

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 279 mm Width 379 mm
Sheet Height 338 mm Width 460 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: LONDON / Published May 1st 1827 by the Artist 22 Myddleton Terrace Pentonville - Sold by Js. Robins & Co. Ivy Lane Paternoster Row
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address
  • Text: Set of first proofs bought at one of the Cruikshank sales / (c. 1879)
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Edition

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.204-1941
Primary reference Number: 352
Cohn: 179
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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