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Irish Decency ! ! ! no. 2

A work made of hand-colored etching on wove paper.
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  • A work made of hand-colored etching on wove paper.


published August 30, 1819


George Cruikshank (English, 1792-1878)
published by Thomas Tegg (English 1776-1846)

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George Cruikshank


Irish Decency ! ! ! no. 2


England (Artist's nationality:)

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Published 1819


Hand-colored etching on wove paper


Image: 21.9 × 33.1 cm (8 5/8 × 13 1/16 in.); Sheet, cut to platemark: 25.5 × 39.3 cm (10 1/16 × 15 1/2 in.)

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Gift of Ernest Byfield

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