Monstrosities of 1822

George Cruikshank, English, 1792 - 1878

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1822

Hand-colored etching on paper

Image: 10 1/4 × 14 13/16 in. (26.1 × 37.7 cm)

Sheet: 11 1/16 × 15 3/16 in. (28.1 × 38.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Mrs. Jason W. Hartshorn

PR.979.90

Publisher

G. Humphrey, London

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in plate, lower left: G. Cruikshank fec.; titled, in plate, lower center: Monstrosities of 1822; inscribed, in plate, lower right: Pub.d [d in superscript] Oct.r [r in superscript] 19th [th in superscript] 1822 by G. Humphrey 27 S.t [t in superscript] James's Street London

Course History

HUM 1.05/HUM 1.06/HUM 1.07, Dialogues with the Classics, Klaus Mladek, Michelle Clarke, Andrea Tarnowski, Fall 2019

HUM 1.02/HUM 1.03/HUM 1.04, Dialogues with the Classics, Carolyn Dever, Paul Carranza, Antonia Gomez, Fall 2019

HUM 1, Dialogue with the Classics, Andrea Tarnowski, Spring 2019

WGST 65, Queer Visual Culture, Gabriele Dietze, Winter 2014

Provenance

Estate of Mrs. Jason W. Hartshorn to Baker Library, Dartmouth College; transferred to present collection, 1979.

Catalogue Raisonne

Reid (1871): 1094; Douglas (1903): 1168; Cohn (1924): 1752

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