- Museum number
- Object: Whittington
A boy with wavy shoulder-length hair standing at an arched window, holding a cat in his arms and pointing to right, swathed in a coat and wearing a broad-brimmed hat; open-letter state.
- Production date
Height: 169 millimetres (trimmed?)
Width: 132 millimetres (trimmed?)
- Curator's comments
- The Lennox-Boyd database cites the remainder of the inscription from an untrimmed impression, as 'Proof. // No. 24. // Published for the Proprietor by T. Bird, 40, Wigmore St,,t June 1,,st 1830.'
He records also a state with the title in filled letters and 'Proof' erased.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Acquired with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, the Friends of the British Museum, the Art Fund, Mrs Charles Wrightsman, the Michael Marks Charitable Trust, and numerous individual donors.
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number