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A preliminary drawing on tracing paper related to Reid 4287 'Maternal Desparation, the final version of which was published as a wood engraved illustration to 'Uncle Tom's Cabin.'
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Height: 158 millimetres (approx. height (sheet))
Width: 119 millimetres (approx. width (sheet))
- Curator's comments
- Description and date based on GW Reid 'A descriptive catalogue of the works of George Cruikshank.' 1871.
For an edition of Uncle Tom's Cabin with Cruikshank's illustrations, see 1865,1111.1764-1792.
For further information on Cruikshank's tracings see curatorial comment for 1974,U.2103.
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Associated Title: Uncle Tom's Cabin
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- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 1891,1116.179