Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Dick Wildfire Introducing Captain O'Shuffleton
  • George Cruikshank I
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Dick Wildfire Introducing Captain O'Shuffleton, circa 1822
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • etching, hand coloring
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 175 x 106 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 192 x 130 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 4 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 1/2 x 5 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in matted with 1980.0768
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0769

A large room with tall windows and chandeliers which is filled with a huge gaming table, surrounded by chairs filled with men in evening dress. Two empty chairs remain in the lower left corner and two men have entered and are preparing to seat themselves there.