George CRUIKSHANKDavid BOGUE, Probable effects of over female emigration, or Importing the fair sex from the Savage Islands in consequence of exporting all our own to Australia!!!!!'. Enlarge 1 /1

George CRUIKSHANK

London, England 1792 – 1878

David BOGUE

publisher

Probable effects of over female emigration, or Importing the fair sex from the Savage Islands in consequence of exporting all our own to Australia!!!!!'. 1851
Collection Title: Cruickshank, George. 'The comic almanack. By Rigdum Funnidos'. London: David Bogue, 1835-1853
Page: 1851, plate 1, frontispiece
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and roulette, printed in black ink, from one steel plate Support: wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown
Place Published: London

Edition Notes: The work is frequently found hand-coloured. Sometimes this appears contemporanius, but more often it is modern.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 14.5 h x 39.5 w cm plate-mark 15.4 h x 39.5 w cm sheet 18.8 h x 46.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.643
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, Caricature Satire: Australia by English Emigration to Australia
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Spencer Scott Sandilands, Melbourne, February 1986.