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Trade card for Samuel P. Avery, New York

Artist:
George Cruikshank (British, London 1792–1878 London)
Date:
ca. 1873
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite
Dimensions:
sheet: 2 3/8 x 3 7/8 in. (6 x 9.8 cm)
Classifications:
Drawings, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Gift of Emma Avery Welcher and Amy Ogden Welcher, 1965
Accession Number:
65.639.2
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pen and black ink at bottom center of recto of mount: "The original rough sketch from which the etching was made for the card"
Inscribed in pen and brown ink at bottom center of recto of artist's board: "Presented to Mrs. Saml. P. Avery by the artist, George Cruikshank - on his 84th birthday Septr 27-1876"
Emma Avery Welcher, Amy Ogden Welcher; Donor: Emma Avery Welcher, Amy Ogden Welcher
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