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Libra: Striking the balance

Libra: Striking the balance
(1846)
plate 9 from The Comic Almanack for 1846, published by David Bogue, London

Medium
etching
Measurements
8.4 × 13.9 cm (image) 10.1 × 15.3 cm (sheet, trimmed within platemark)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Cohn 184; Reid 2372
Inscription
printed in ink l.r.: George Cruiksha
printed in ink l.c.: LIBRA _ Striking the Balance.
printed (reversed) in ink (in image) u.c.: THE CHEAPEST / SHOP / IN LONDON
printed in ink (in image) u.r.-l.r.: (text in speech bubbles, on product labels and on theatre advertisements)
Accession Number
4294.25-3
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Miss Archibald, 1930
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display