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A tracing/ sketch for Reid 1314 'Jealousy.'
A distracted husband who has just finished perusing an anonymous letter and taken a glance at the pages of Werter seated at a table while various imaginary incidents appear to his heated imagination, these are portrayed by miniature figures.
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Height: 215 millimetres (approx. height)
Width: 280 millimetres (approx. width)
- Curator's comments
- Date and description based on GW Reid 'A descriptive catalogue of the works of George Cruikshank.' 1871.
For further information on Cruikshank's tracings see curatorial comment for 1974,U.2103.
The print related to this tracing was published by G. Humphrey, 24 St James' Street, February 12th 1825, for an example of the print and description from BM Satires, see 1859,0316.179.
According to Reid, the design was drawn by Crowquill and etched by Cruikshank, although Cruikshank's signature appears on this tracing.
A companion to 'Indigestion'. Reid 1288.
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Miscellaneous number: 1891,1116.179