Dandies of 1817 & Monstrosities of 1818

George Cruikshank, English, 1792 - 1878



Etching on wove paper

Impression: 9 3/4 × 13 3/4 in. (24.8 × 34.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Elizabeth M. Sherrard



Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe


19th century

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Not on view


Inscribed, on plate, lower right: G. Cruikshank fec.; upper left: P.t 2.; upper center: DANDIES of 1817; lower center: & MONSTROSITIES of 1818; lower left: Pub.d by Tho.s McLean 26 Haymarket Aug.t 1st 1835

Exhibition History

Image of Women, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 30-February 29, 1976.

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