George Cruikshank


Hand colored etching, plate measures 4 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches on blue 5 3/4 x 10 inch paper.


This is a restrike etching from the original Cruikshank copper plate, reprinted by L. Calapai in 1968.  The printers initials are in the blindstamp in the lower right.  The plate measures 8X9 3/4 inches.  Printed on a wove type paper.  The scene depicted is of a London street outside the Great Exhibition of the works of industry of all Nations.  Originally created in 1851.