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London, Greater London, England 1792 – 1878


commenced 1841 – 1842

printer and publisher (organisation)

The comic almanack for 1851 with twelve illustrations of the months, by Geo. Cruickshank 1851 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, etching, printed in black ink, from one plate; wood-engravings, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks; letterpress text, printed in black ink, from moveable type Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed on small paper squares affixed to front and back covers centre in pen and blue ink, '51'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed on front cover upper right corner in black pencil, '3/6'.
Dimensions: book (closed) 17.3 h x 11.0 w cm book (open) 17.3 h x 22.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.657
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Douglas Stewart Fine Books, Melbourne, 2014.