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Football Original Etching Aquatint

By: Robert Cruikshank

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Thomas McLean 1827:

Seller ID: 81450


Held in gilded frame, with Glass front. Engraving Size: 24 x 33 cm Frame Size 45cm x 54cm In very good condition. Later colored by hand. Etching with aquatint made by George Hunt after a drawing by Isaac Robert Cruikshank, published by Thomas McLean in 1827. Robert Cruikshank (1789-1856) was the slightly-less-known brother of caricaturist George Cruikshank. Both brothers were interested in theater and performed in pieces they had written with their friend and actor Edmund Kean. During their youth, the brothers attended numerous boxing and fencing competitions, cockfights and many a pub competi... View more info