- Museum number
A drawing/ tracing related to the woodcut vignette on the wrapper of 'The British journal.'The title inscribed on a banner below which Britannia is seated, surrounded by children. Ships and trains can be seen in the background with an anchor in the foreground (lower right).
- Production date
- 1850-1852 (See comments)
Height: 233 millimetres (approx. height.)
Width: 138 millimetres (Approx. width.)
- Curator's comments
- Reid's catalogue dates 'The British Journal' to 1850 while Cohn gives the date 1852.
The British Journal was published by Aylot and Jones (Aylot & Co) Paternoster Row.
For further information on Cruikshank's tracings see curatorial comment for 1974,U.2103.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: The British Journal
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 1891,1116.179