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Inscription

signed by artist, lower right in wash: I.C.; by later hand on mount, lower center in pen and black ink: London Characters 1802-5 / Original Drawing / by Isaac Cruikshank; by later hand on mount, lower right in graphite: A0309; by later hand on mount, upper center verso in pen and black ink: P.28

Provenance

Joseph F. McCrindle [1923-2008], New York; Joseph F. McCrindle Foundation, 2008; gift to NGA, 2009.

Bibliography
2012
Grasselli, Margaret M., and Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., eds. The McCrindle Gift: A Distinguished Collection of Drawings and Watercolors. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art. Washington, 2012: 168 (color).