• Fine Printed Books and Manuscr auction at Christies

    Sale 2227

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    4 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 28

    CRUIKSHANK, George. A group of 57 etchings, engravings, and aquatints by George Cruikshank, 19th-century, various sizes, all but 7 colored, together loose in portfolio (some overall browning and light wear, one plate with loss at upper right corner, some plates mounted). On a variety of subjects, including Napoleon, the Reign of Terror, infidelity, politics and political figures, pugilism, and other satirical representations of English life. (57)

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    CRUIKSHANK, George. A group of 57 etchings, engravings, and aquatints by George Cruikshank, 19th-century, various sizes, all but 7 colored, together loose in portfolio (some overall browning and light wear, one plate with loss at upper right corner, some plates mounted). On a variety of subjects, including Napoleon, the Reign of Terror, infidelity, politics and political figures, pugilism, and other satirical representations of English life. (57)


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