Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Dick Wildfire and Squire Jenkins Seeing Real Life
  • George Cruikshank I
    1792–1878
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Dick Wildfire and Squire Jenkins Seeing Real Life, circa 1822
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • etching, hand coloring
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 175 x 113 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 134 x 186 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 4 7/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 5 1/4 x 7 5/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in matted with 1980.0770
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0771
Multimedia
Description

A crowded arcade, open at the left. Men and women laughing and promenading. The people are in evening dress. On the left, a man in the shadows has two dogs on a leash and a third and fourth in his hands.