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- Object: 'Arstippus' (5). 'Meeting of Stilzbergen and Witznullelkoppen.'
Reid 1380. Two gentlemen, Stilzbergen and Witznullelkoppen, one dressed in a pink embroidered frockcoat and the other in a blue coat, with his foot bound for gout and bearing a staff, each throwing up his arms at the sight of the other, in an interior with mounted antlers above a door, observed by a man in a blue uniform ; after Alfred Crowquill, illustration to Kosewitz's 'Eccentric Tales from the German' (1827)
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Height: 110 millimetres (ruled border)
Width: 93 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Title based on GW Reid: 'A descriptive catalogue of the works of George Cruikshank.'
Cruikshank produced 20 coloured etchings for Kosewitz's Eccentric Tales from the German', originally published in 4 parts.
The Department of Prints and Drawings holds an illustrated copy of Kosewitz's 'Eccentric Tales from the German' (1865,1111,1048-1084./ 184.f.19.) A number of duplicates of the illustrations (including the present print) were acquired with the book and there is overlap between registration numbers.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Eccentric Tales from the German
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- Prints and Drawings
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