- Museum number
Six sheets of studies/ tracings for 'George Cruikshank's Table Book.':
Reid 4058. 'The triumph of Cupid.' (1)
Reid 4059. 'The triumph of Cupid' (2) Copy of an ancient seal in possession of the Bateman family.
Reid 4061. 'Guy Greenhorn's wanderings. The flight of literature.'
Reid 4062. 'Guy Greenhorn's wanderings. The towing path.'
Reid 4060. 'Guy Greenhorn's wanderings. The meeting of bells.'
Reid 4063. 'Something about Almanacks. Old Parr's beard.' and Reid 4066. 'The philosophy of cattle shows.'
- Production date
Height: 43 millimetres (approx height (smallest sheet))
Height: 72 millimetres (approx. height (largest sheet))
Width: 77 millimetres (approx width (smallest sheet))
Width: 187 millimetres (approx. width (largest sheet))
- Curator's comments
- Description and date based on GW Reid, 'A descriptive catalogue of the works of George Cruikshank.'
For a copy of 'The table book' see 1865,1111.1426-1568.
The dimensions of these sheets of tracings are irregular with considerable variation in height and width although all on a small scale.
For further information on Cruikshank's tracings see curatorial comment for 1974,U.2103.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: 'George Cruikshank's Table Book.'
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 1891,1116.179