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Title
Plucking a Goose!!!
Creator
George Cruikshank, 1792-1878, British; John Fairburn, London, publisher
Date Created and/or Issued
1825-1825
Publication Information
Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts, UCLA Hammer Museum
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts
Collection
Richard Vogler Cruikshank Collection
Rights Information
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Description
This caricatural print and its related drawing (1989.21.1611) refer to damages for breach of promise of marriage sought by the actress, Maria Foote (1797?-1867), against a wealthy young man, Joseph Hayne.
Catalogue Raisonne: Reid 5121; Douglas 1035; Cohn 1854; British Museum 14856
Inscription: Recto, in plate, "Pub. by J Fairburn Broadway Ludgate Hill Jan'y 1st 1825" at l.l.; Verso, Vogler's stamp in black ink at l.r.
Type
image
Format
Print Etching with hand coloring
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/ft3m3nb23j
1989.21.1491
Subject
Caricatures; wealth; actors; marriage; geese