Rainy crowd scene opera 1829 Cruikshank miniature hand color old aquatint print
Rainy crowd scene opera 1829 Cruikshank miniature hand color old aquatint print Rainy crowd scene opera 1829 Cruikshank miniature hand color old aquatint print
$ 45.00

Entre to the Opera; or Dick Wildfire & his Friends going to see "Life" among the Figurantes.

(Opera crowd lining up for admission- rainy day)

Issued 1829, London by J. Cumberland. Art by George Cruikshank.

Charming little early 19th century miniature aqautint print with original hand color.

Depicts a lively active social scene with many types of caricatures.

Minor light toning, but overall clean, lovely example.

Sheet measures c. 5 " H x 8 1/2" W.

Printed area measures c. 4 1/4" x 7 1/4".

[R14807]

Abbey, Travel in Aquatint 1770-1860 , 107.