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A drawing related to the frontispiece of Reid 2499, the frontispiece for 'Keightley's Fairy Mythology.'
Graphite with signature and title in ink
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Height: 188 millimetres (approx. height)
Width: 117 millimetres (approx. width)
- Curator's comments
- Description and date based on GW Reid, 'A descriptive catalogue of the works of George Cruikshank.' 1871.
'Keightley's fairy mythology' (A collection of European fairy tales first published 1828) was published by HG Bohn, Covent Garden in 1850 with an etched frontispiece by George Cruikshank.
For further information on Cruikshank's tracings see curatorial comment for 1974,U.2103.
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Associated Title: Keightley's fairy mythology.
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- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 1891,1116.179