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An illustration to Swift's 'Desire and Possession', an old woman talking to a girl to left, who draws the attention of a man loading a wagon outside to left; illustration to 'The Spectator' in Sharpe's 'British Classics' (London: Sharpe, 1803); working proof with figures outlined.
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Height: 92 millimetres (trimmed)
Width: 79 millimetres (trimmed)
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- Pasted on an album of prints by Cromek donated by his son, numbers 1867,0413.683 to 803. Two hand-written letters from Mary Cromek, the artist's granddaughter are atteached at the front. The prints were gifted with a manuscript catalogue which is kept at the department library (Cd,4.49).
See 1868,0822.3118 and 1867,0413.728 and 730
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Associated Title: The Spectator
Associated Title: British Classics
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