Biography

George Cruikshank (27 September 1792 – 1 February 1878) was a British caricaturist and book illustrator, praised as the "modern Hogarth" during his life. His book illustrations for his friend Charles Dickens, and many other authors, reached an international audience.

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Artworks

George Cruikshank, Charles Mottram Worship of Bacchus

published 1864

Film and audio

Steve Bell on The Worship of Bacchus by George Cruickshank

Steve Bell, The Guardian's cartoonist, takes a close look at George Cruickshank's masterpiece 'The Worship of Bacchus' 1860-2 ...

Features

British Comic Art

17 Sep 2009
British Comic Art: Press related to past exhibition.

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