|Lexicon Category||8: Communication Artifact|
Hand-colored etching on ecru wove paper. Image depicts a boy in trousers, shirt, and jacket standing in front of a cottage. A wagon wheel leans against the wall. The title appears below :"MASTER SMALLEY,/ in the Character of the Cabin Boy/ Pubd as the Act directs Jan.y 7 1807 by T. & R. Hughes, 35 Ludgate Str.t.
"By my Father +myself Geo Cruikshank" is written in pen at the bottom center. "1807" is written in pencil in the lower right corner.
"not known to Reid/The only one known" and "Fit R" is written in pencil on the reverse.
|Year Range from||1807|
|Year Range to||1807|
|Artist||Cruikshank, Isaac, 1756?-1811?|
|Artist 2||Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878|
|Made||Cruikshank, Isaac & George/London, England|
|Dimensions||H-6.875 W-4 inches|