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George Cruikshank (1792-1878), Caricaturist and illustrator

Sitter in 30 portraits
Artist associated with 25 portraits
Artist and illustrator; followed his father, Isaac Cruikshank, as a caricaturist and worked with William Hone in producing radical satires against the Prince Regent; became a prolific illustrator, most famously of Dickens. In later life he took up oil painting, renounced his earlier ways and became a zealous advocate of temperance.

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Ax136017

'The Last Man on the Tichborne Jury'

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, after George Cruikshank
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1872
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D5342

Horatio Nelson

by George Cruikshank
etching, early 19th century
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D21263

Edmund Kean

by George Cruikshank, after (Isaac) Robert Cruikshank
hand-coloured etching, circa 1814
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D25786

Robert Carr, Earl of Somerset and Frances, Countess of Somerset

by George Cruikshank, published by George Smeeton
etching, published 27 September 1817
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D17897

R-y-l Condescension - or a Foreign Minister admonished! - April 1817

by George Cruikshank, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 15 September 1817
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D17899

A R-Y-L Visit to a Foreign Capital or, The Ambassador not at home - !! - April 1817

by George Cruikshank, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 15 September 1817
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D4616

James William Wallack as Dougal in 'Rob Roy, the Gregarach'

by C. Tomkins, after George Cruikshank
hand-coloured etching, published 1818
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D27361

Thomas Baskerville

by George Cruikshank, after Unknown artist
etching and line engraving, published 1819
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D27651

John Hall

by George Cruikshank
line engraving, published 1819
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D27652

John Hall

by George Cruikshank
line engraving, published 1819
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D1026

Thomas Baskerville

by George Cruikshank
etching, published 1819
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D3196

John Hall

by George Cruikshank
line engraving, published 1819
NPG D3196

D5473

William Parsons

by George Cruikshank, after T. Jonson
etching, published 1820
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D18626

John Henley

by George Cruikshank, after William Hogarth
etching, published 1820
NPG D18626

D17902

The Royal Extinguisher, or the King of Brobdingnag & the Lilliputians

by George Cruikshank, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 7 April 1821
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D17913

The Radical Ladder (Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of Brunswick)

published by George Humphrey, after George Cruikshank
etching, published 12 August 1821
NPG D17913

D17916a

A Going! A Going! the last time, A Going! - Down - !!!

by George Cruikshank, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 13 April 1821
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D2242

Sir William Curtis, 1st Bt

by George Cruikshank, published by Edward Knight
hand-coloured etching, published 12 August 1822
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D12950

'A pinch of cephalic'

by George Cruikshank, published by George Humphrey, after James Gillray
hand-coloured etching, published 25 January 1822
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