Scene from the farce of 'Lofty Projects' by G Cruikshank

Made:
1825 in London
artist:
George Cruikshank
and
Thomas Greenwood
publisher:
George Humphrey
A scene in the farce of 'Lofty Projects'... by G Cruikshank after TG[reenwood], published G Humphrey London 17 July

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A scene in the farce of 'Lofty Projects'... by G Cruikshank after TG[reenwood], published G Humphrey London 17 July
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Print. Engraving, hand coloured: A scene in the farce of 'Lofty Projects'... by G Cruikshank after TG[reenwood], published G Humphrey London 17 July 1825. Detailed caricature of speculative frauds, fantasy and lunacy using balloons in taxi rank and in flight, gas power references, shop signs and satirical bubbled comment. 26x36.3cm.

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Category:
Art
Object Number:
1999-1061
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Grosvenor Prints